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Guidance on evaluation of development proposals on sites where methane and carbon dioxide are present

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Guidance on evaluation of development proposals on sites where methane and carbon dioxide are present

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Current

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Core Supplement

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Report

Abstract

Advice on ground gases within the context of residential developments, covering identification of ground gas sources, preliminary risk assessment requirements, methods for investigating ground gases and risk assessment.

History

March 2007 edition. RSK Group Plc was commissioned by the National House Building Council (NHBC) to produce this report.

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Publisher History

Formed in 1936, the NHBC is the standard setting body for new and newly converted homes in the UK.


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