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SWANA Webinar: PFAS 101: Impacts on Solid Waste Management

April 29, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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SCS Wastewater Treatment Director, Dr.  Viraj deSilva will be a presenter at a SWANA Webinar on “PFAS 101: Impacts on Solid Waste Management” on Wednesday, April 29 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT.

Poly- and perfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) are used in many consumer products and have been detected widely in the environment. This webinar will introduce the topic of PFAS in solid waste and their sources, as well as known health impacts and exposure pathways. The webinar will summarize information on PFAS in landfill leachate and compost and discuss implications for the industry. It will also explore the current management options available and state regulation.

Speakers:

  • Morton Barlaz, Professor, North Carolina State University
  • Bryan Staley, President and CEO, Environmental Research & Education Foundation
  • Viraj deSilva, Wastewater Treatment Director, SCS Engineers

Click here to to participate in what is sure to be a very interesting webinar