Spencer Fane LLP
July 11th, 2017
Purchasers of rural and forested land need to be aware of a recent change in EPA’s environmental due diligence rules. On June 20, 2017, EPA published a Direct Final Rule in the Federal Register, amending the All Appropriate Inquiries (AAI) Rule, 40 CFR Part 312, to reflect 2016 updates to ASTM E2247, a standard for Phase I investigations on rural and forested land.
The AAI Rule sets forth requisite practices for satisfying CERCLA § 101(35)(B) ...Read More →