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EBC New Hampshire Emerging Contaminants Program: Identifying and Addressing Risks from PCBs in Building Materials

September 25, 2019 @ 7:30 am – 12:00 pm
One Hundred Club
100 Market Street
5th Floor, Portsmouth

PCBs are one of only a few contaminants regulated both by the EPA (through TSCA) as well as by individual states (MassDEP and others). As the TSCA regulations are fairly rigid and prescriptive, the investigation and remediation of PCBs can be extremely challenging. PCB investigation has the potential to affect a wide range of interests, from real estate owners and tenants to lenders, contractors, and insurers.

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This EBC New Hampshire Emerging Contaminants program will provide an opportunity to learn more about indoor air sampling methods and associated risk assessment. The performance of encapsulants will also be presented.

General Continuing Education Certificates are awarded by the EBC for this program (3.5 training contact hours).  Please select this option during registration if you wish to receive a certificate.

Program Co-Chairs:

  • Elizabeth Denly, Quality Assurance & Chemistry Systems Director, TRC
  • Matt Preston, Director of Business Development, EnviroVantage

Speaker Agenda:

PCB Encapsulation

  • Greg Mackey, EHS Manager, Envirovantage

Toxicology of PCBs

  • Karen Vetrano, Ph.D., Manager, Risk Assessment and Toxicology, TRC

Re-occupancy Testing – Regulatory Requirements and Achieving Compliance

  • Malcolm Beeler, Team Leader, PCB Technical Lead, Weston & Sampson

A Legal Perspective on PCBs in Building Materials

  • Mark Beliveau, Partner, Pierce Atwood, LLP

Following the Speaker Presentations will be a moderated discussion.

Program Details

Registration, Continental Breakfast: 7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
Program: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Individual Registration

If registration occurs  ——–> Through September 23 After September 23
EBC Member: $60 $80
Non-Member: $80 $100
Government/Non-Profit: $25 $25

Group Registration
For EBC Members only – register five attendees for the price of four!
Discount will automatically be applied during online registration.

Fine Print
Cancellations must be received by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, September 23 for a refund. No-shows will be charged. Please keep in mind that online registration for this program will close at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 24. Walk-in registration is accepted at the door.


Subsidized Registration

EBC Members Only – Ascending Professional Rate: $25
Attendees who have worked in the environmental/energy sector for less than 10 years.

Job Seeker Rate: $25
For attendees currently seeking employment, not for those currently self-employed.

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