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Sunday, November 1, 2015

EnviroPolitics for November 1, 2015



Environmental seminars, forums, education, networking and social opportunities in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, New York & Delaware 



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November 2 and 3, 2015
Public Hearing on Port Ambrose LNG import facility   
Long Beach Hotel
Long Beach, NY
Open house: 4:30 - 5:30 PM 
Hearing 6 PM- 10 PM Click here to RSVP
More information from project opponent Clean Water Action
Information published by project applicant




November 4 and 5, 2015

Public Hearing on Port Ambrose LNG import facility 
Sheraton in Eatontown, NJ 
Open house: 4:30 - 5:30 PM 
Hearing: 6PM to 10PM
Click here to RSVP.
November 5, 2015
SWEP of Greater Philadelphia’s Touchstone Award Ceremony  
6:30 – 9:30 PM
The Radnor Hotel

591 E. Lancaster Avenue
Wayne PA 19087 http://radnorhotel.com 
The Society of Women Environmental Professionals of Greater Philadelphia’s Annual Touchstone Award Reception, A Night Honoring Beth Davison Hyde, Director Business Development at Roux Associates, Inc. With Keynote Speaker Kate Harper, PA State Representative. Online registration and payment are available HERE!  Email questions to aprice@envstd.com or sterittenh@pa.gov.
Thank you to the companies who have already committed to sponsor this year’s signature event! If you haven’t sponsored yet but would like to please click hereEach year since 1997, SWEP Greater Philadelphia has presented the Touchstone Award to women who set a standard for quality and excellence in the environmental field. The Touchstone Awards are an integral part of SWEP Greater Philadelphia’s mission to support and promote the leadership and achievement of women professionals in the environmental field. 

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November 6, 2015
Ecological Risk Assessment for Site Remediation
8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Montclair State University - CELS Building |
30 Normal Avenue, Montclair, New Jersey 

This one-day course is designed provide an overview of how ecological risk assessments are performed when conducting remedial investigations in environmentally sensitive areas.  Additional information will be posted on the CEEP website. For more information



Dr. Dave Robinson
Dr. Dave Robinson
November 7, 2015
Raritan Headwaters Association 
Watershed Conference   

9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. 
Oldwick Firehouse
163 Oldwick Road
Oldwick, NJ 
The morning’s featured speaker will be New Jersey State Climatologist Dr. David A. Robinson, who will discuss the impact of climate change on the Raritan Basin. The annual State of Our Watershed focuses on the health of the region’s water quality. This year, testing results suggest that climate change could be spurring rising levels of arsenic and other harmful pollutants. More and register




November 12, 2015

PlanSmart NJ 47th Annual Dinner
5:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village

201 Village Boulevard

Princeton
New Jersey08540


November 12, 2015
PA Recycling Markets Development Summit on E-Scrap
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Hilton Garden Inn Harrisburg
East 3943 TecPort Drive
Harrisburg, PA 17111

Through the collection, transportation, and processing of e-scrap, many workplace safety concerns need to be managed in order to develop market continuity. In this one-day summit, come learn about e-scrap processing safety, requirements, and best practices.
Questions? Email: mmorrison@parmc.org or call  717-948-6660


November 12, 2015
Rapid Design and Analysis of Groundwater Remediation Systems:
A Hands-On Computer Workshop
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Montclair State University - CELS Building
30 Normal Avenue, Montclair, New Jersey                               
This one-day, hands-on computer workshop will appeal to LSRPs, engineers, and environmental professionals of all experience levels by providing an easy-to-use calculation tool for the planning and evaluation of a wide range of groundwater remedies, including extraction wells, collector trenches, slurry or sheet pile walls, permeable reactive barriers, and funnel and gate systems. For more information






November 13, 2015
New Jersey Real Estate & Corporate Transactions: Dealing with Environmental 
and LSRP Program Concerns 
8 a.m. - 10 a.m. 
Montclair State University - CELS Building
30 Normal Avenue, Montclair, New Jersey
What should you consider about the LSRP program in a real estate/corporate transactions?  What are buyer/seller considerations with regard to retention of the LSRP, use of engineering controls & institutional controls, insurance coverage, access, and ISRA v. Spill Act cases?  In this 2-hour morning CLE session you will learn about what due diligence to perform in your purchase and sale transactions and methods for dealing with environmental issues that may arise.  You will also learn practice tips for ISRA compliance, performing due diligence, and allocating responsibility for addressing environmental issues.  Whether you are involved in a merger, acquisition or real estate transaction, you will be able to identify certain environmental issues and learn how you might navigate through (or around) those issues to close your deal. For more information


November 17, 20152015 PA Recycling Industries Congress 
Hosted by the PA Waste Industries Association and the PA Recycling Markets Center 
8 a.m. to 3: p.m.
Capitol Building 
Harrisburg, Pa.


November 20, 2015
LSRP Obligations, Requirements & Use of Professional Judgment 
8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Montclair State University - CELS Building     
30 Normal Avenue, Montclair, New Jersey                   
With the advent of the Site Remediation Form Act in 2009, the process of remediating sites in NJ has been reinvented.  Now, a team consisting of the remediating party and an LSRP can remediate a site with minimal involvement of the NJDEP.  This process imposes obligations on both parties and, in order to affect an efficient remediation, it is important that each of the two parties understand their respective obligations under the law.  This program is designed for both the responsible party and the licensed site remediation professional. This half-day course is designed to discuss the significant responsibilities associated with the SRRA law and will include those individuals who have not been routinely involved in LSRP matters, but now find themselves being able to benefit from this program.  For more information


November 26, 2015
Pennsylvania House Environmental Resources & Energy Committee
Information meeting on PADEP's Chapter 78 & 78A drilling regulations
9 a.m.
Room 140
Main Capitol
Harrisburg, Pa



November 26, 2015
EPA Brownfields Workshop
EPA Southce
ntral Regional Office
909 Elmerton Avenue
Harrisburg, Pa







December 3, 2014
New Jersey Highlands Council
4 p.m.
100 North Road (Route 513)
Chester, New Jersey.
(908) 879-6737





December 4, 2015
Hot Topics Seminar Series: Co-Sponsored by Commerce & Industry Association 
8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
Montclair State University - University Hall
30 Normal Avenue, Montclair, New Jersey       
Learn the latest and greatest information about the ever changing environmental issues that affect your business and bottom dollar. Attendees will gain a better understanding of the current trends, technical advances and regulatory updates in this half-day interactive credit bearing seminar that is team taught by NJ's top environmental experts. This is an excellent opportunity to learn new information while receive continuing education credits.  In addition, you will have an opportunity to network with your colleagues and instructors at the buffet lunch provided at the conclusion of the seminar. Mark your calendar, this session’s topic and course information will be posted on the CEEP website. More information


December 11, 2015
Basics of Site Specific Risk Assessment in New Jersey 8 a.m.
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Montclair State University - CELS Building                             
30 Normal Avenue, Montclair, New Jersey
This one-day program will look at opportunities for applying site specific risk assessment techniques under NJDEP’s regulatory framework for site remediation. The focus of this course will be on assessing human health impacts through the development and application of Alternative Remediation Standards through Site Specific Risk Assessment techniques allowed under the Site Remediation Program.  Basics on understanding Risk Assessment and Risk Management and New Jersey’s Remediation Standard Legislative Framework will be reviewed. The program will include focus on NJDEP Alternative Remediation Standards Processes for various exposure pathways.  In addition, applying the Conceptual Site Model to assess potential exposure pathways will be highlighted.  For more information
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