If elected president, Bush will recommend:
Directing the EPA to establish standards for brownfields cleanup that will provide more flexibility than current Superfund standards;
Protecting redevelopers from federal liability at brownfields under state programs that meet federal standards;
Focusing the efforts of the federal government on developing techniques and new technologies for cleanup;
Reforming the Brownfield Cleanup and Revolving Loan Program by cutting red tape and block-granting funds directly to states;
Permanently establishing the tax incentive for brownfield cleanup, currently set to expire at the end of 2001;
Directing all federal facilities to comply with environmental laws and be held accountable.
(From the office of Bush for President)
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