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SUSTAINABLE REMEDIATION WEBINAR

Over the last decade, many sectors of industrialized society have been
rethinking behavior and re-engineering practices to reduce consumption of
energy and natural resources. That includes site owners, regulators,
academics, and remediation specialists.  This has led to the evolution of
sustainable site environmental remediation practices from conceptual
discussions to standard operating procedures.

The Sustainable Remediation webinar will be a fast paced overview of
Sustainable Remediation that includes industry, government, and
consultancy perspectives.  You will hear how different organizations are
working to incorporate societal and economic considerations into
environmental cleanup projects. We will attempt to make some sense of the
efforts that are being made to collaborate, educate, advance, and develop
consensus on the application of sustainability concepts throughout the
lifecycle of remediation projects, from site investigation to closure.

Speakers will include site owners, state and federal regulators,
environmental remediation engineer, lawyer, and a remediation technology
developer.  See full list below:

Stewart Abrams, Vice President & Corporate Director of Remediation
Technology, Langan Engineering & Environmental Services, Inc.

Dr. David E. Ellis

Paul Favara, Global Practice Director for Site Remediation, CH2M Hill

Angela Fisher, Environmental Engineer, Environmental Technology Laboratory
at General Electric's Global Research Center – Angela began her GE
career on the remediation team in the areas of technology R&D,
sustainability, and project management.  Angela currently works on GE's
Ecoassessment Center of Excellence team where she conducts product life
cycle assessments (LCA) & sustainability analyses and develops life cycle
management tools and resources for the company.   Angela received her
undergraduate and graduate degrees from The Pennsylvania State University.
Her current research interests include life cycle assessment, design for
environment, and the development of sustainable approaches and the
promotion of life cycle thinking throughout the remediation process.

Paul Hadley, Senior Hazardous Substances Engineer, California Department
of Toxic Substances Control - Paul has been active in the Sustainable
Remediation Forum (SURF) since the organization's inception.  Over the
last 25 years he has authored numerous publications on topics related to
risk and remediation, and more recently on sustainable remediation.

Stella Karnis, Sr. Manager Environmental Affairs, Canadian National
Railway - Stella has nineteen years of experience in the environmental
field.  Her responsibilities include management of the assessment and
remediation and compliance programs for CN,in Canada and the U.S.  She is
responsible for reducing the company's environmental risks related to
historic and current operations at CN sites and ensures the continuous
improvement of the program.

Carlos S. Pachon, Senior Environmental Protection Specialist, USEPA - A
main focus of Carlos' work is identifying and advancing innovative
developments and technologies in cleaning up contaminated sites. One of
his current priorities is leading an effort to advance EPA's Principles
for Greener Cleanups. These efforts require reaching across organizations
within EPA the Federal Familyť, as well as private companies and State and
local entities seeking to advance sustainability in our nation's nearly
$10 billion remediation market (http://cluin.org). Carlos has a BS in
Watershed Management from Colorado State University, a Master's in
Environmental Management from Duke University, and an Executive MBA from
Georgetown University in DC.

Moderated by: Dick Raymond, President, Terra Systems, Inc. - Terra Systems
Inc. is an environmental biotechnology company that is celebrating its
22nd anniversary. During the past 30 years, he has designed and managed
numerous successful in-situ and ex-situ soil and groundwater remediation
projects in the United States, Brazil, Japan, and Europe that have
incorporated sustainability principles.
 

Date/Time:

Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 1:00pm ET (12:00pm CT, 11:00am MT,
10:00am PT)

Duration:  Event will last 90 minutes, includes Q&A

Professional Development Certificates for 1.5 credit hours will be emailed
to attendees.

Choice of Two Locations:
Office of Christopher B. Burke Engineering, 9575 W. Higgins Rd., Rosemont,
IL  60018

or

Office of HNTB Corporation, One South Wacker, Suite 900, Chicago, IL 60606 

Registration Fees:

*        IAEP members $ 25
*        Non-members $  65   (includes a 1 year IAEP general membership)

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE

 
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