GWPNC Fall Mini-Conference 2023, Nov. 8, 2023

GWPNC Fall Mini-Conference 2023

Wednesday, November 8

Topics of Focus:

  • Non-PFAS Emerging Contaminants
  • Advances in Petroleum Site Management

Time: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Where: TechWorks Gaston, 52A Ervin St., Belmont, NC 28012


Speakers Include:

In Search of the Next Worldwide Emerging Contaminant – Chlorinated Paraffins? presented by Dan Bryant, PhD | Woodard & Curran

Microplastics: What’s the Big Deal with Small Plastic? presented by Kim Nimmer | City of Raleigh

Microplastics: An Overview of Potential Environmental Risks and Current Data Gaps presented by Jake Wilhelm | GSI Environmental

Microplastics: In Groundwater, As Novel Sediments, and Associated Regulatory Initiatives presented by Judd Mahan, PG | Tetra Tech

Microplastics: An Assessment of Legal and Regulatory Risks presented by Todd Roessler | Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton

Rules of Professional Conduct for Engineers and Scientists presented by Ruth Levy | Williams Mullen

Anaerobic Bioaugmentation Cultures for BTX Remediation: From Lab Discoveries to Field Applications presented by Sandra Dworatzek, M. Sc. | Sirem

The Life Cycle Cost Advantages for Nested Horizontal Well Installations of Typical Treatment Technologies at Active Sites presented by Lance Robinson, PE | EN Rx, Inc. Geosyntec Consultants

Lessons learned from 20 years of molecular biological tools (MBTs) in Petroleum Hydrocarbon Remediation presented by Sam Rosolina | Microbial Insights

A Look into 15 Years of Combined Remedy Treatment of Petroleum Hydrocarbons at Retail Gas Stations presented by Fayaz Lakhwala & Derek Macaulay | Evonik