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Active Standard ASTM E | Developed by Subcommittee: E A primary consideration in applying this practice instead of E is the nature and. 1 Nov This standard is issued under the fixed designation E; the 1 This practice is under the jurisdiction of ASTM Committee E50 on Environ-. On November 6th, , ASTM published the long anticipated new standard for conducting Phase I Environmental Site Assessments, ASTM E

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Astm e1527 substances are not included within the scope of this standard. Further, at the Phase I Environmental Site Assessment level, no practical standard can be designed to eliminate the role of judgment and the value and need for experience in the party performing the inquiry.

Section 4 is Significance and Use of this practice. Astm e1527 appendixes are included for information and are not part of the procedures prescribed in astm e1527 practice.

A astm e1527 consideration in applying this practice instead of E is the nature and extent of the property being assessed, as the typical environmental concerns, sources for interviews and records, and the methodology used to perform the site reconnaissance may differ significantly. The term astm e1527 hazardous substances or petroleum products even under conditions in astm e1527 with laws. The appendixes are included for information and are not part of the procedures prescribed in either this practice or Practice E Subsequent environmental site assessments should not be considered valid standards to judge the appropriateness of any prior assessment based on hindsight, new information, use of developing technology or analytical techniques, or other factors.

In general, the standards have a stronger emphasis on business environmental risk as a driving force for due diligence in order to reflect the specific business needs and concerns of users. Consistent with good commercial and customary practice, the appropriate level of environmental site assessment will be guided astm e1527 the type of property subject to assessment, the expertise and risk tolerance of the userand the information developed in the course of the inquiry.

Section of this practice identifies, for informational purposes, certain environmental conditions not an all-inclusive list that may exist on a property that are beyond the scope of this practice but may warrant astm e1527 by parties to a commercial real estate astm e1527. Additional tasks may be necessary to document conditions that may have changed materially since the prior environmental site assessment was conducted.

Active view current version of standard Translated Standard: No practical standard can be designed to eliminate the role of judgment and the value and need for experience in the party performing the inquiry.

Environmental site assessments must be evaluated based on the reasonableness of judgments made at the astm e1527 and under the circumstances in which they were made. Section 1 is the Scope. However, such information shall not be used without current investigation of conditions likely to affect recognized environmental conditions in connection with the property.

The term includes hazardous substances or petroleum products even under conditions in astm e1527 with laws.

astm e1527 Inclusion of petroleum products within the scope of this practice and Practice E is not based upon the applicability, if any, of CERCLA to petroleum products. Section 2 astm e1527 Referenced Documents. Consequently, this practice does not address many additional issues raised in astm e1527 such as purchases of business entities, or interests therein, or of their assets, that may well involve environmental liabilities pertaining to properties previously owned or operated or other off-site environmental liabilities.

Site reconnaissance of isolated areas astm e1527 the property that include activities outside the definition of forestland or rural property should be addressed using methodologies such as those provided in Ewhich may be conducted and reported in conjunction with this practice, as discussed in section 4.

Sections 7 — 12 are the main body of the Phase I Environmental Site Assessmentincluding astm e1527 and report preparation. Appendix X3 provides an optional User Questionnaire to assist the user and the astm e1527 professional in gathering information from the user that may be material to identifying recognized environmental conditions. One of the purposes of this practice is to identify a balance between the competing goals of limiting the costs and time demands inherent in performing an environmental site assessment and the reduction of uncertainty about unknown conditions resulting from additional information.

The appendixes are included for information and are not part of the procedures prescribed in this practice.

Active view current version of standard. Additions to users’ responsibilities, such as the requirement to make known the reason for performing the ESA if astm e1527 than to qualify asm the innocent landowner defense under CERCLA. Section 1 is the Scope. Not all aspects of this practice may be applicable in all circumstances. Additionally, an evaluation of business environmental risk associated with a parcel of commercial astm e1527 estate may necessitate investigation beyond that identified in this practice see Sections 1.

Therefore, this practice describes procedures to be astm e1527 to assist users in determining the appropriateness of using information in environmental site assessments performed previously.

De minimis conditions are not astm e1527 environmental conditions. Section describes User’s Responsibilities. Section 5 provides discussion regarding activity and use limitations.

Section 3Terminology, contains definitions of terms not unique to this practice, descriptions of terms unique to astn practice, and acronyms. No implication is intended that a person must use this practice in order to be deemed to have conducted inquiry astm e1527 a commercially prudent or reasonable manner in astm e1527 r1527 transaction.

Controlled substances are not included within the scope of this standard. Users are cautioned astm e1527 federal, state, and local laws may impose environmental assessment obligations that are beyond the scope of this practice.

Section 13 of this astm e1527 identifies, for informational purposes, certain environmental conditions not an all-inclusive list that may exist on a property that are beyond the scope of this practice, but may warrant consideration by parties to a commercial real estate transaction.

Consistent with good commercial or customary practice, the appropriate level of environmental site assessment will be guided by the type of property subject to assessment, the expertise and risk tolerance of astm e1527 userand the information developed in the course of the inquiry. The term recognized environmental conditions means the presence or likely presence of any hazardous substances or petroleum products on a property under conditions that indicate an existing release, a past release, or a material threat of a release of any hazardous astm e1527 or petroleum products into structures on the property or into the ground, groundwater, or surface water of the property.

Appendix Astm e1527 provides an optional User Questionnaire astm e1527 assist the user and the environmental professional in gathering information from the user that may be material to identifying recognized environmental conditions. Section 4 is Significance and Use of this astm e1527.

Referenced Documents astm e1527 separately The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard. Active view current version of standard. Consequently, this practice astm e1527 not address many additional issues astm e1527 in transactions such as purchases of business entities or interests therein, or of their assets, that may well involve environmental liabilities pertaining to properties previously owned or operated or other offsite environmental liabilities.

Section 12 provides additional information regarding non-scope considerations see 1. The term is not intended to include de minimis conditions that generally do not present a material risk of harm to public health or the environment and that generally would not be the subject of an enforcement action if brought to the attention of appropriate governmental agencies. Both are environmental site assessments for commercial astm e1527 estate.

Referenced Documents purchase separately The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard. Such additional services may include business environmental risk issues not included within the scope of this practice, examples of which are identified in Section 13 under Non-Scope Considerations.

Users are cautioned that federal, state, and local laws may impose environmental assessment obligations that are beyond the scope of this practice.

Astm e1527, an evaluation of business environmental risk associated with aetm parcel of commercial real estate may necessitate investigation beyond that identified in this practice see Sections 1. astm e1527

Section 13 provides additional information regarding non-scope considerations see 1.