Registration: 8:00 - 8:30 am
Morning Session: 8:30 am - 12:15 pm
Lunch (On your own): 12:15 - 1:15 pm
Afternoon Session: 1:15 - 5:00 pm
Waste Categories – Municipal and Industrial
What is waste and why?
• Categorization of waste
• Regulatory background
• Recognizing waste types
Source of waste
Types of waste
• Waste characteristics
• Visual observations
• Personal protection needs
• How to handle industrial/hazardous waste?
Overview of Waste Treatment Process
Site remediation process
• Overview of the general process
Site assessments and investigations
Risk to human health and the environment
Development and screening of alternatives
Remedial design/remedial action
Operation and maintenance
Closure and post-closure care
Treatment Technologies for Hazardous and Municipal Waste
Municipal waste treatment/beneficial use options
Hazardous waste treatment/reuse
Cross-media transfer issues
Groundwater treatment technologies
Treatment technologies for soil, sediments and sludge
Detail Scope, Applicability and Efficacy of Available Technologies
Other physical chemical/upcoming technologies
Who Should Attend
Non-Credit Continuing Ed.
Continuing Education Credit Information
This seminar is open to the public. It offers 7.0 PDHs to professional engineers in most states. Educators and courses are not subject to preapproval in Virginia.
HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for professional engineers in Florida, Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland, New Jersey engineers (Approval No. 24GP00000700), North Carolina, and North Dakota.
This course offers a non-credit continuing education opportunity to Virginia geologists. It may qualify for continuing education credit in other states. Refer to specific state rules to determine eligibility.
Attendance will be monitored, and attendance certificates will be available after the seminar for most individuals who complete the entire event. Attendance certificates not available at the seminar will be mailed to participants within fifteen business days.
Subijoy Dutta, PE
Executive Director/Proprietor, S&M Engineering, LLC, a Maryland Corporation with a registered office in Kolkata and affiliate offices in Pune and Mumbai India
For the past few years, Mr. Dutta has been working on several water treatment projects in US and India. Each of these projects involved innovative technologies for removing high levels of contaminants in water from industrial operations. He is currently working as a lead consultantfor a municipal water supply project involving an innovative groundwater treatment system. Mr. Dutta has designed several wetland-based treatment systems in India for contaminant removal in an effort to cleanup rivers and lakes. He worked on two superfund sites (B 3001 and Soldier Creek) remediation projects including design and implementation. Mr. Dutta was the primary author of EPA’s best management practices (BMPs) for soil treatment technologies. He coauthored EPA’s landfill cover guidance. Mr. Dutta worked as a senior environmental engineer for USEPA in their solid and hazardous waste management program for 20 years. He coordinates with EPA routinely on various projects involving contaminant standards and changes in regulatory requirements. Mr. Dutta provides volunteer time and resources towards protection and restoration of rivers in US, India, China, Philippines and Nepal through Rivers of the World Foundation, a charitable (501(c)3) organization, which he co-founded in 2009.
Mr. Dutta is the author of Environmental Treatment Technologies for Hazardous and Medical Wastes – Remedial Scope and Efficacy, published in March 2002 by Tata McGraw Hill Publishing Company, and he is the coauthor of Sustainable Mining Practices – A Global Perspective, published July 2005 by Balkema Publishers (now a subsidiary Francis & Taylor Group, UK), with Dr. Raj Rajaram, and Dr. K. Prarameswaram.
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Each registration includes one copy of a manual prepared by the seminar speakers.