INSIGHTS

DDD TRACK HIGHLIGHT: PFAS-The Trifecta of Technical, Legal and Practical Insights
Answers on How To Address PFAS Risk as Regulations Take Shape Emerging information on the dangers of Polyfluoroalkyl Substances, or PFAS, is creating confusion and concern across the environmental industry. Many states have… READ MORE >
  |   11.13.2019
DDD TRACK HIGHLIGHT: Tips for Assessing Vapor Migration Risk
In October, we hosted three Due Diligence at Dawn/Dusk events in Detroit, Edison and Arlington. One track, titled Vapor Migration Case Studies in Phase I ESAs, was presented by Anthony Buonicore, P.E., BCEE,… READ MORE >
  |   10.31.2019
Q&A from EDR's PFAS and Due Diligence Webinar: Here's What You Need to Know
Polyfluoroalkyl substances (or PFAS) are making headlines as more is known about the health effects of this emerging risk. PFAS is most commonly associated with the surfactants used in fire-fighting foams, but there… READ MORE >
  |   06.25.2019
EDR Insight Q&A: Why Asbestos Is Affecting More Deals Today
Across the United States, old buildings are getting new attention, particularly in downtown areas that are undergoing a resurgence. Along this trend comes heightened attention on asbestos-containing building materials, a non-scope issue under READ MORE >
  |   10.05.2016
One Environmental Professional’s Take on ASTM’s Revised Vapor Encroachment Screening Standard
In December 2015, ASTM Subcommittee E50.02 (Real Estate Assessment and Management) approved revisions to the Standard Guide E2600 for Vapor Encroachment Screening on Property Involved in Real Estate Transactions. The new E2600-15 Standard READ MORE >
  |   03.09.2016
EDR Insight Webinar on New Clean Water Rule: Your Questions Answered
Earlier this week, I hosted a webinar titled The New Clean Water Rule: Facts, Implications & Pitfalls with Carland Holstead, a Senior Biologist and the Natural/Cultural Resources Department Manager in Terracon’s Dallas, Texas… READ MORE >
  |   11.18.2015
Summer School Recap: “Do What You Said You’d Do. No More. No Less.”
Over the past several months, EDR Insight highlighted five real-world cases involving litigation against environmental due diligence professionals. These cases involved such technical topics as Phase I ESA updates, assessing vapor migration risk,… READ MORE >
  |   09.22.2015
SUMMER SCHOOL: What Is “Obvious?”
No environmental professional ever wants to be in the uncomfortable position of having a past Phase I ESA report put under the glaring eye of scrutiny in a professional liability lawsuit. Drawing from READ MORE >
  |   08.31.2015
SUMMER SCHOOL: Case Study on Historical Research Intervals
No environmental professional ever wants to be in the uncomfortable position of having a past Phase I ESA report put under the glaring eye of scrutiny in a professional liability lawsuit. Drawing from READ MORE >
  |   08.03.2015
SUMMER SCHOOL: Case Study on Phase I ESA Updates
No environmental professional ever wants to be in the uncomfortable position of having a past Phase I ESA report put under the glaring eye of scrutiny in a professional liability lawsuit. Drawing from READ MORE >
  |   07.20.2015