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
- Drinking water
- Household wastewater
- Household waste
- Hazardous household products
- Liquid fuels
- Lead sources
- Yard and garden care
- Indoor air quality
- Heating and cooling systems