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Home*A*Syst: An Environmental Risk-Assessment Guide for the Home

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Northeast Region Agricultural Engineering Service

Home*A*Syst is a well-illustrated guide that helps homeowners and renters in rural and suburban areas assess their homes and properties for pollution and health risks.

Two-color text and illustrations make reading and reference easy. An introductory checklist directs readers to needed facts. Subsequent chapters each provide key information, illustrations, tables of self-assessment questions, and steps for improvement and prevention of problems.


  • Site assessment
  • Stormwater
  • Drinking water
  • Wells
  • Household wastewater
  • Household waste
  • Hazardous household products
  • Liquid fuels
  • Lead sources
  • Yard and garden care
  • Indoor air quality
  • Heating and cooling systems


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NRAES87, new 1997

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