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Understanding the Changes to the ASTM Phase I Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) Standard – Webinar

ASTM International’s environmental assessment, risk management and corrective action committee (E50) recently revised its standard practice E1527-21 for Phase I Environmental Site Assessments (ESAs). The E1527 standard was originally published in 1993 to define “good commercial and customary practice” for conducting Phase I ESAs, as well as meeting the USEPA’s All Appropriate Inquires Rule. The […]

What Regulators Want: Quality Site Assessments & Investigations Using the Conceptual Site Model Approach

UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center 50 Warren Street, Lowell, MA

At the University of Massachusetts Lowell Inn & Conference Center in Lowell, MA This in-person workshop focused on the basics of conducting a Site Assessment and a Site Investigation, including developing and revising the conceptual site model (CSM). Agenda: 9:00     Registration & Coffee/Pastries 9:30     Welcome & Logistics 9:45     What is a Quality […]

What Regulators Want: Quality Site Assessments & Investigations Using the Conceptual Site Model Approach

Eastern Connecticut State University - Library Building West Road, Willimantic, CT

At Eastern Connecticut State University (Library Building) in Willimantic, CT This in-person workshop will focus on the basics of conducting a Site Assessment and a Site Investigation, including developing and revising the conceptual site model (CSM). Experienced practitioners can benefit from a refocus on fundamentals and lessons learned. The workshop is also a great learning opportunity […]

PFAS Destruction: Updates on Two Technologies (webinar)

Note: This webinar is presented for informational purposes. The views expressed do not necessarily reflect those of each of the NEWMOA-member states, and the strategies and technologies discussed should not be considered an endorsement by NEWMOA or its members. Michael Crisenbery, Clean Harbors presented PFAS Incineration: Performance Test Results. Michael discussed the full-scale testing of PFAS destruction […]

PFAS Destruction: Two More Technologies (webinar)

1:30 to 3:00 PM (eastern) Both presenters focused on their experience at real-world client facilities and presented analytical treatment results. They also shared information about situations their technology is particularly suited for and also the limitations. Note: This webinar was presented for informational purposes. The views expressed do not necessarily reflect those of each of […]

QA/QC Basics & Understanding Your Lab Report (webinar)

Presenter: Liz Denly, Quality Assurance & Chemistry Director at TRC Companies Analytical data are used to make important and sometimes costly project decisions. It is imperative that the quality, accuracy, and sensitivity of these data are properly evaluated to ensure success during both project planning and project execution. This training provided guidelines on collecting adequate […]

Closed Landfills: Hazards & Best Practices – What You Need to Know

2:00 to 3:00 (eastern) Presenter: Jennifer Griffith, Project Manager at NEWMOA Most towns have at least one old closed landfill. These old landfills present ongoing liabilities and obligations. The Northeast Waste Management Officials' Association (NEWMOA) is wrapping up a project to help increase awareness of and improve the management of old closed solid waste landfills. […]

Reducing Food Waste in Food Service Kitchens: A Project in Erie County, New York

Erie County and NEWMOA conducted a project to measure and reduce food waste at four healthcare facilities in the Buffalo area. The webinar presented: An overview of the project challenges and results and the lessons learned Information on using the Leanpath tool to measure food waste More general food waste reduction options and opportunities for […]

Vapor Intrusion: Residential Investigation & Remediation

The webinar was presented for informational purposes. The views expressed do not necessarily reflect those of each of the NEWMOA-member states, and the strategies and technologies discussed should not be considered an endorsement by NEWMOA or its members. Presenter: David Shea, Senior Vice President, Sanborn Head & Associates Link to Presentation Mr. Shea described the […]

Vapor Intrusion: Commercial/Industrial Investigation & Remediation

The webinar was presented for informational purposes. The views expressed do not necessarily reflect those of each of the NEWMOA-member states, and the strategies and technologies discussed should not be considered an endorsement by NEWMOA or its members. Presenter: David Shea, Senior Vice President, Sanborn Head & Associates Link to Presentation Mr. Shea described the […]

Risk Assessment 101: Learning the Basics and Understanding Challenges in Conducting Risk Assessments

The webinar was presented for informational purposes. The views expressed do not necessarily reflect those of each of the NEWMOA-member states, and the strategies and technologies discussed should not be considered an endorsement by NEWMOA or its members. Presenter: Laura Trozzolo, Risk Assessment Practice Leader, TRC Companies Laura's Presentation The  webinar introduced Risk Assessment elements […]

Risk Communication– Strategies for Preparing to Speak with the Public with a Focus on Emerging Contaminants

The webinar was presented for informational purposes. The views expressed do not necessarily reflect those of each of the NEWMOA-member states, and the strategies and technologies discussed should not be considered an endorsement by NEWMOA or its members. Presenter: Jenny Phillips, Director Technical Development Unit, TRC Companies View Jenny's Presentation Communications regarding emerging contaminants such […]