"The Revitalization Handbook - Addressing Liability Concerns at Contaminated Properties" (2019 Edition of The Revitalization Handbook) summarizes the federal statutory provisions and EPA cleanup enforcement documents that address the potential liability concerns of parties involved in the cleanup and revitalization of contaminated sites. It is designed for use by parties involved in the assessment, cleanup, and revitalization of sites, and provides a basic description of the tools that may be available to address liability concerns associated with several environmental statutes. This edition of the handbook supersedes the 2014 edition.
The Revitalization Handbook discusses initiatives and documents addressing the statutory protections under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA, commonly known as Superfund) and the potential liability concerns under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA). Issued December 2019.You may need a PDF reader to view some of the files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.