PA's Uniform Environmental Covenants Act Starts Slow, Raises Questions

May 5, 2008
Jonathan E. Rinde and Matthew C. Sullivan
The Legal Intelligencer

Approximately two months ago, the Uniform Environmental Covenants Act (UECA) took effect in Pennsylvania. The UECA imposes various new substantive and procedural requirements on the creation and recordation of instruments documenting engineering and institutional controls that are used in cleanups of contaminated property. In the past couple of months, numerous questions relating to the UECA's implementation have arisen.

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