Iowa Land Recycling and Environmental Remediation Standards Act (Iowa)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Iowa

Applies to States or Provinces Iowa
Name Iowa Land Recycling and Environmental Remediation Standards Act (Iowa)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Environmental Protection Commission, Iowa Department of Natural Resources
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15

Information Source


This chapter establishes remediation standards for land, other than standards for water quality, hazardous conditions, underground storage tanks, and groundwater protection, which are discussed in other sections. Additionally, it establishes the Land Recycling Program, which provides incentives for the redevelopment of contaminated land.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Greg Fuhrmann
Department Iowa Department of Natural Resources
Division Land Quality

Phone 515-242-5241


Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Iowa Code 455H
Date Enacted 1997