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ASTM offers environmental site assessment standards.

Press Release Summary:

Oct 18, 2013 - ASTM Standards on Environmental Site Assessment Process features 42 of the latest ASTM guides, practices, and test methods on Phase I and Phase II environmental site assessment process. Compilation covers many routine procedures and terminology used in properly evaluating site to determine presence or absence of environmental contamination. Online subscription will also provide instant access to newly revised E1527-13 as soon as it is available.

ASTM International - West Conshohocken, PA

Original Press Release

ASTM International Offers Subscription for Environmental Site Assessment Process Standards

Press release date: Oct 09, 2013

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., —The new compilation, ASTM Standards on Environmental Site Assessment Process, features 42 of the latest ASTM guides, practices and test methods on the Phase I and Phase II environmental site assessment process. This online subscription will also give you instant access to the newly-revised E1527-13 as soon as it is available.

ASTM Standards on Environmental Site Assessment Process is a vital resource for environmental professionals, bankers, owners of commercial real estate, consulting firms and universities. It covers many of the routine procedures and terminology used in properly evaluating a site to determine the presence or absence of environmental contamination, including:

Conceptualizing subsurface and contaminant conditions to adequately focus subsurface investigations;
Selecting and using drilling and soil sampling techniques;
Classifying and describing soils;
Designing and installing groundwater monitoring wells;
Sampling and monitoring groundwater;
Baseline surveys; and
Soil gas monitoring.

ASTM Standards on Environmental Site Assessment Process is available as a one-year subscription for $249 USD (searchable stock # SITEASSESSCMP).

To purchase ASTM publications, search by stock number on the ASTM Web site (www.astm.org), or contact ASTM Customer Relations (phone: 877-909-ASTM; sales@astm.org).

ASTM International is one of the largest international standards development and delivery systems in the world. ASTM International meets the World Trade Organization (WTO) principles for the development of international standards: coherence, consensus, development dimension, effectiveness, impartiality, openness, relevance and transparency. ASTM standards are accepted and used in research and development, product testing, quality systems and commercial transactions.

ASTM Staff Contact: Marsha Firman, Phone: 610-832-9612; mfirman@astm.org