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The answer is no. "Quick Assessment" allows the commercial buyer to assess risk at a reasonable price far less that an Phase 1 environmental Assessment. The property buyer that is looking at numerous properties can get a cost effective real time assessment of environmental risk.
There are some difference in the amount of historic property documentation that is collected. Both the " QUICK ASSESSMENT and Phase 1 environmental assessments have site visits included along with a NJDEPHistorical Data Base review. The " Quick Assessment" also has a Ground Penetrating Radar scan included to identified buried structures and tanks and is considered a preliminary commercial property assessment. The Environmental Phase 1 includes a detailed report while the "Quick Assessment" includes a limited checklist report.
It depends on your banks requirements for commercial property assessment. Most banks do require a classical Phase 1 environmental Site Assessment as part of the loan package.
Typically, if Environmental Systems identifies areas of Environmental Concern, Environmental Systems will recommend extra cost soil and ground water sampling. The soil and ground water sampling is needed to access the contamination levels of the property and compare them to NJDEP Remediation standards.
Environmental Systems LSRPs and /or Environmental Scientists with a minimum of 5 years experience will complete the assessment.
Receiving a NJDEP' Notice of Violation" can bring "REALITY" to any NJ property owner. It takes a highly trained and skilled with over 30 years experience in Negotiation and Environmental remediation to successfully
work out a settlement between the NJDEP and property owner. With the NJDEP's recent enforcement initiative property owners are receiving ' Notice of Violations and Offers of Settlement" for non compliance to Regulatory and Mandatory Time frames such as submitting a Remedial Investigation Report that is past due or failure t comply with NJDEP Direct Oversite. Environmental Systems can provide a detail plan that will satisfy NJDEP Direct oversite requirements. One call to our LSRP's can put a property owner on the road to compliance.
Environmental Systems has over 25 years experience in the remediation of contaminated sites in New Jersey. Many New Jersey remediation project shave been improperly managed most like that is why the property owner is in NJDEP "Direct Oversite". Environmental Systems LSRP's can provide detailed remediation cost analysis to provide the NJDEP with a accurate estimate of remediation costs as to reduce the Remediation Funding Source amounts needed by the NJDEP. Environmental Systems looks to immediately reduce " NJDEP '"Direct Oversite Time" to reduce further costs to the property owner
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