Be PFAS Smart! Understanding and Managing PFAS Risks in Commercial / Industrial Real Estate Transactions
It is hard to miss the click-bait headlines on the dangers of PFAS, the toxic “forever chemicals” found everywhere you turn, including your Phase I environmental site assessment, notices from regulators, or follow up questions from your lender, to name a few. Join this webinar for a 30-minute overview on answers to these key questions:
- What are PFAS and other emerging contaminants and why are they important?
- Why are so many states and now EPA regulating them?
- How are they shaking up environmental diligence?
- What are the challenges with investigation, cleanup and waste disposal of these contaminants?
- What can you do to understand, manage and transfer these new risks to get the deal done! As the science and regulations change on a day-to-day basis, so do the liability exposures and markets.
Learn how environmental professionals are tackling the moving target that is the PFAS risk profile by leveraging our existing diligence and deal tools with an extra helping of good judgment, risk transfer and creativity.
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