Chapter 3: Environmental Issues in Real Estate

*   Disclosure requirements

*   Check sheets (pp. 30-37)

*   Primary Agencies

*   DEP

*   EPA

Environmental Hazards

*   Asbestos

*   PCBs

*   LUSTs (Leaking underground storage tanks)

*   Lead paint

*   Radon

*   Urea (Formaldehyde) insulation

Federal Legislation

*   Clean Air Act (CAA)

*   Wild and Scenic Rivers Act (WSRA)

*   Clean Water Act (CWA)

*   Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA)

*   Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA)

*   Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act (SARA) (innocent landowner immunity)

*   Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)

*   Toxic Substance Control Act (TSCA)

*   Hazardous Solid Waste Act (HSWA)