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Upcoming Events

Call for Papers - 2017 Tech ConferenceDec 12thFull Details
4th Annual Holiday SocialTue Dec 13
5:30-7:30 pm
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December Breakfast MeetingDec 14Registration now open here
2017 Tech ConferenceFeb 27-28Initial Schedule

Registration Now Open!

December 2016

Wed., December 14, 2016
7:30 - 9:30 am
Topic: Waste Reduction and Pollution Prevention (P2) Case Studies
Speaker: David Carter,
K-State Engineering Extension
Cost: $10 AWMA members
$20 guests
Location: Matt Ross Community Center {map}
8101 Marty St.
Overland Park, KS 66204
Register: Register Online Here, or contact Jo Moore (themoores4inpv@gmail.com or 913.648.1571)
Program details:

Mr. Carter will be presenting on case studies from the P2 Intern Program, a non-regulatory, summer program designed to link engineering and environmental sciences students with business and industry. Collaborations focus on projects to reduce waste, emissions, and energy use, benefiting the company bottom line and the Kansas environment. 

David Carter is the director of the K-State Engineering Extension Energy Program. He is experienced in air quality permits, wastewater, storm water, hazardous and solid waste regulations, environmental permits, environmental management systems (ISO 14001), and energy management systems (ISO 50001). Mr. Carter provides services to industrial, agricultural, and educational sectors and leads the pollution prevention intern program and related energy efficiency projects.  He has a B.S. in biology, M.S. in toxicology, and is a Certified Energy Manager and environmental associate auditor (ISO 14001 and ISO 50001).

2017 Tech Conference - Hold the date

February 27-28, 2017 Overland Park Convention Center

The Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA) Midwest Section, in conjunction with the Certified Hazardous Materials Managers (CHMM) Heartland Chapter and the Mid-America Regional Council (MARC), invite you to participate by presenting at our 25th Annual Technical Conference to be held at the Overland Park Convention Center on February 27 & 28, 2017. We are currently seeking speakers to present innovative and exhilarating ideas during our 30-minute technical sessions. If you have a new program, technology, process or resource to share with the group, we invite you to fill out and return the attached form. We will select speakers based on time availability and applicability to the conference theme. Selected speakers will be contacted in January, 2017 and will also be asked to submit a copy of their slides for inclusion in the conference proceedings.

The following are being considered for topics and sub-topics for the conference, although the committee is open to any and all air and solid waste related topics.
  • Status of Environmental Regulations 
  • Air Permitting 
  • National Ambient Air Quality Standards
  • Greenhouse Gases 
  • Case Studies in Air Permitting 
  • The Clean Power Plan 
  • Storm Water Prevention Planning 
  • Oil and Gas Permitting 
  • Pollution Monitoring Technologies
  • Pollution Control Technologies
  • Superfund Remediation Case Studies
  • Effluent Limitation Guidelines 
  • Coal Combustion Residuals 
  • Groundwater Remediation 
  • Renewable Energy 
  • Special Waste Acceptance 
  • Construction Quality Assurance 
  • RMP/Process Safety Management 
  • Landfill Closure/Caps 
  • Industrial Source Permitting

For complete information and the application form, please click here. Submissions should be made by email to tech@midwestawma.org and are due December 12, 2016.

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