The EPA’s Citizen’s Guide to Cleanup Technologies Series 12: Capping
Environmental Enlightenment #216
See our Newsletter, Environmental Enlightenment #200, for introduction to one highly valuable, plainly written series of Citizen’s Guides published by the EPA at http://www.clu-in.org/products/citguide
With this issue we introduce the EPA’s Citizen’s Guide to Phytoremediation. You can reach it through the hyperlink under the blue header below.
Caps block an entry or prevent an exit; depends on where the protected receptor is relative to the injurious factors.
The goal of environmental protection is practical defense of public health and the ecosystem.
In many cases, encapsulation of contaminated substances in place will provide better and safer protection than disturbing them in attempts at removal.
Environmental Enlightenment #315—Current and historical oil field operations may have issues that can impact real estate transactions. Oil fields in Los Angeles basin provide countless examples.
Environmental Enlightenment #314—Real-estate brokers, attorneys and investors can glide through ENVIROSTOR fast to identify items of interest about properties in California.
Environmental Enlightenment #219—Here’s a data-packed site that provides handy information on environmental data at sites of interest.