§22-22-5. Brownfield application; remediation process; brownfield
remediation; eligibility; application; remediation
loan; and obtaining information from director.
(a) For brownfield property, any environmental remediation
undertaken pursuant to this article, by a development authority or
any person who did not cause or contribute to the contamination on
the property shall comply with the appropriate standards
established by the director pursuant to this article and rules
promulgated hereunder. After conferring with the director, the
person may apply to the director for a site assessment loan under
section six of this article. A site assessment must be conducted
to establish existing contamination of the site. An application
for brownfield remediation must be submitted along with the
application fee. The procedures established for voluntary
remediation set forth in section four must be followed. The
director shall establish a reasonable application fee.
(b) Brownfield sites being remediated by persons who did not
cause or contribute to the contamination of the site are eligible
for consideration for remediation loans established under article
fifteen, chapter thirty-one of this code.
(c) Persons undertaking brownfield remediation, who did not
cause or contribute to the contamination of the brownfield site,
may obtain all information relating to contamination at the site in
the possession of the director prior to engaging in a site
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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