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Contacts: Courtney Briggs
(202) 266-8459
cbriggs@nahb.org

Michael Mittelholzer
(202) 266-8660
mmittelholzer@nahb.org

A number of environmental issues and federal regulations impact the housing industry. NAHB advocates for common-sense regulations that protect our country’s natural resources and provide regulatory certainty for home builders and developers.

Learn how NAHB is advocating for the industry on these key environmental issues.

Environment
State efforts to comply with the federal Clean Air Act must be carefully crafted to avoid placing undue restrictions on land development.

Air Quality

Air Quality

State efforts to comply with the federal Clean Air Act must be carefully crafted to avoid placing undue restrictions on land development.
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Climate Change
Climate change policy must avoid creating unintended consequences that could impact builders and developers, including the imposition of onerous permitting requirements.

Climate Change

Climate Change

Climate change policy must avoid creating unintended consequences that could impact builders and developers, including the imposition of onerous permitting requirements.
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Stormwater
Tools to help developers advocate for smart, flexible stormwater management.

Stormwater

Stormwater

Tools to help developers advocate for smart, flexible stormwater management.
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Waters of the U.S.
The Administration's proposed WOTUS rule would clarify the extent of federal oversight and correct the vast overreach of prior rules.

Waters of the U.S.

Waters of the U.S.

The Administration's proposed WOTUS rule would clarify the extent of federal oversight and correct the vast overreach of prior rules.
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