MEREDA to Host Environmental Update Breakfast Event on October 29. Topics Include VRAP, new 2013 ASTM standard & EPA Rulemaking

BreakfastLogoMake plans to join the Maine Real Estate & Development Association (MEREDA) on October 29, 2013  from 7:30 – 9:00 AM at the Clarion Hotel in Portland, ME as Ken Gray, environmental and products regulation attorney at Pierce Atwood LLP provides an update on the new 2013 ASTM standard and the EPA rulemaking which is creating unfortunate new issues, recent legal developments on AAI/Due Diligence, and the EPA Tenant Liability Guidance.

The Maine Voluntary Response Action Program has been instrumental in administering the Maine liability protections law by reviewing environmental information, and providing “no action assurances” and “certificates of completion” for contaminated properties.  Come hear the latest developments and updates from Nick Hodgkins, DEP’s VRAP manager and Brownfields Coordinator.

Whether you are:

  • Buying, selling, or leasing property,
  • A potential owner, or potential lessee,
  • A lender or bank,
  • A developer or municipal or county planner, or an
  • Environmental Professional or Brownfields specialist,

You will not want to miss this breakfast briefing.

About the Event:
Program: 8:00- 9:00 AM
Buffet Breakfast: 7:30 – 8:00 AM

Registering for this Event:
Your RSVP is requested by October 25, 2013. Payment is expected at the time of registration.  No refunds will be granted to anyone who registers, but fails to attend or who cancels after October 25.

Registration Fees:
Members: $40pp |  Non-Members: $50pp
-After October 25th, prices increase by $10 pp

For more information and to register, visit 

This MEREDA “Morning Menu” Breakfast Event is Sponsored by Norway Savings Bank

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