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Posted on behalf of Lane Nothman <lane.nothman@ross-assoc.com>

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Workshop on Sediment Treatment Technologies

TREATING GREAT LAKES CONTAMINATED SEDIMENT:
A WORKSHOP ON SEDIMENT TREATMENT TECHNOLOGIES

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environment Canada, and the Great
Lakes Commission would like to invite you to participate in the upcoming
workshop, Treating Great Lakes Contaminated Sediment: A Workshop on Sediment
Treatment Technologies.  The workshop will be held April 24-25, 2001 at the
Holiday Inn, North Campus in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  The workshop is intended
for people concerned about the environmental impact of contaminated
sediments and who would like to learn about current and emerging sediment
treatment technologies.  The registration fee for the workshop is $50 (US),
$75 (Cdn), which includes lunch on April 24th, and breakfast on April 25th.

Who Should Attend?

Anyone interested in sediment treatment technologies, including industry,
trade associations, environmental groups, and government agencies.

Workshop Highlights:

Presentation of six different treatment technologies; Case studies on the
effectiveness of bioremediation; Examples of approaches used in selected
areas in the U.S. and Canada; Panel discussions on how to overcome the
barriers to sediment remediation and to the implementation of treatment
technologies

The workshop is sponsored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency-Great
Lakes National Program Office, Environment Canada, and the Great Lakes
Commission in cooperation with the Great Lakes Binational Toxics Strategy.

There are a limited number of spaces available for the workshop, so please
register early if you would like to attend.

For a workshop agenda and registration form, please contact Lane Nothman at
Ross Associates by email at lane.nothman@ross-assoc.com or call
206.447.1805.

For more information on the workshop, contact:

Marc Tuchman
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
e-mail: tuchman.marc@epa.gov
phone: (312) 353-1369
fax: (312) 353-2018

Griff Sherbin
Environment Canada
e-mail: ian.sherbin@sympatico.ca
phone: (416) 621-7295
fax: (416) 695-3573



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