10th Annual Industrial Wastes Technical and Regulatory Conference

Venue: Adams Mark Philadelphia

Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Event Date/Time: Aug 22, 2004 End Date/Time: Aug 25, 2004
Abstract Submission Date: Feb 06, 2004
Paper Submission Date: Jun 15, 2004
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Description

WEF/A&WMA 10th Annual Industrial Wastes Technical and Regulatory Conference
August 22-25, 2004 • Adams Mark Philadelphia • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA

A partnership of: the Water Environment Federation, and the Air & Waste Management Association

Co-Sponsors: Water Environment Research Foundation, Pennsylvania Water Environment Association and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Technical and regulatory issues related to air, wastewater, and residuals from production and/or treatment for a variety of industries will be presented. The format of the conference will feature workshops, professional development courses, technical sessions, and industrial facility tours.

Attendees from all industrial sectors are welcome. Due to the location of this year’s conference we are targeting: petroleum refining, chemical, automotive, electronics and metal finishing, pharmaceuticals, and food processing and textiles. Private industry personnel, regulatory agencies, universities, and consultants are encouraged to submit abstracts and attend.

Specific conference topics will include, but are not limited to, the following:

A.Multi Life Cycle Analysis, Pollution Prevention, Waste Minimization, Zero Discharge,
ISO 14000, Environmental Management Systems and Approaches, and Sustainability

B.Water/Wastewater Reuse and Recycling, Waste Reduction

C.Emerging Technologies, Treatability and Research in Industrial Waste Treatment, Monitoring and Measurement Innovations

D.Air Emissions from Industrial Facilities

E.Chemical and Physical Treatment

F.Ultrafiltration/Membrane Technologies

G.Biological Treatment including Nutrient Removal

H.Groundwater and Hazardous Waste Treatment (RCRA, CERCLA, TSCA compliance)

I.Operational Challenges and Treatment Success Stories, Case Studies, and Cost Savings

J.Industrial Water and Air Quality Regulatory, Permitting, Legislative, and Compliance Guidance Issues: Case Histories; Stormwater and Watershed Based Permitting; Effluent Guidelines and Performance Based Standards

K.Industry and Publicly Owned Treatment Works Partnerships and Pretreatment Success Stories

L.Global Industrial Environmental Issues

M.Stormwater Management at Industrial Facilities- Case Studies

N.Toxicity Reduction Evaluations – Case Studies

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