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More SBA SOP Revisions – Effective November 2023

More SBA SOP Revisions – Effective November 2023

Earlier this year, the US Small Business Administration (SBA) released the updated Standard Operating Procedure 50 10 7, effective August 1, 2023. Subsequently, a further refinement, referred to as SOP 50 10 7.1, was issued, becoming effective on November 15, 2023. As...

Effortless Environmental Engagement with ERI

Effortless Environmental Engagement with ERI

While we at Environmental Risk Innovations (ERI) are in the environmental consulting business, we are also in the customer service business, which is why we strive to make it easy for people to communicate with us. Whether you have an environmental report you want...

Phase I ASTM Standard and the EPA Final Rule

Phase I ASTM Standard and the EPA Final Rule

On December 15, 2022, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) issued the final rule that amended the All Appropriate Inquiries (AAI) Rule to reference ASTM E1527-21 Standard Practice for Environmental Site Assessments: Phase I Environmental Site...

New Changes to the SBA SOP

New Changes to the SBA SOP

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has released a new Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for 7(a) and 504 Loan Programs that will become effective August 1, 2023. The new SOP, referenced as SOP 50 10 7 for Lender and Development Company Loan Programs, will...