In 2005, the
American Society of Testing and Materials introduced the new
standard (ASTM Standard E-1527-05) for Phase 1 environmental site
assessment reports, and environmental liens. The implementation of
this standard was delayed until November 1, 2006.
professionals who provide these Phase 1 ESA's, part of the
accepted "All Appropriate Inquiries" includes searching records
for the subject property.
AFX Research, LLC,
an authority on title searching since 1995, offers title
search products tailored for these ESA's. Providers
typically require searching for the following items: