Date: Tuesday, June 11, 2013
RSVP: Click HERE to RSVP by close of business Friday, June 7, 2013
Location: PADEP Southeast Regional Office 2 East Main Street Norristown, PA 19401
Schedule: Registration/Networking: 8:30 – 9:00 am Regulatory Update Program: 9:00 am until 12:00 noon Lunch and Annual Business Meeting: 12:00 Noon – 2:00 pm
Cost: Members $15 Non-Members $25 Students: No charge, but RSVP required.
CLE/PDH: SWEP has applied for 3 Substantive Pennsylvania CLE credits for this program. In your RSVP, indicate if you require a certificate of attendance for: Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Credits, Continuing Education Units (CEU), or Professional Read more..
Do you have inkjets, old cell phones and other small electronics sitting around collecting dust? Bring any of the items listed below to the PADEP Regulatory Update on June 11, 2013 and get rid of them for good! These items will be recycled through PlanetGreen with all proceeds going to the SWEP Scholarship fund.
Inkjets Hewlett Packard, Lexmark, Dell, Canon, and many more! Cell Phones Apple, Blackberry, LG, Motorola, and many more! Small Electronics GPS Devices, MP3 players, iPods, PDAs, cameras/camcorders, calculators, tablets, Ebook readers, Radar detectors, video game consoles/accessories/games.
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Thank you to the folks who participated with SWEP for the 32nd Annual 5K Run/3K Walk for Clean Air Hosted by Clean Air Council! It was a chilly day but once we all got moving it wasn’t so bad! Click here to see pictures from the event!
Copies of the presentations are available for download here: Boyer: NJDEP; Elcoate: Alpha; Borelli/Moshang-MGKF.
On March 26, 2013, 50 environmental professionals joined SWEP of Greater Philadelphia at the Philadelphia Bar Association offices for a technical program focused on the January and March 2013 changes to New Jersey’s Vapor Intrusion Technical Guidance (VITG), version 3. In addition to changes to the VITG, the presentations also covered practical aspects of application of the VITG, and a discussion of real-life scenarios and some of the legal implications and cases currently facing the regulated community.
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Date: Thursday May 2, 2013
Prior registration is needed due to badging required to access this conference room at the facility. Building visitors must present a photo ID.
Location: PECO, Green Roof Conference Room 2301 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19101
Schedule: Building Check In Starts: 8:00 am Registration: 8:00 – 8:30 am Program Start/End Time: 8:30 – 11:15 am
Cost: $10 for Members $20 for Non-Members Free for Students
Continental Breakfast will be provided.
Contact: Elaine Feldman, firstname.lastname@example.org; 610-399-4581 Getting There: Parking: See http://philadelphia.bestparking.com/ for parking locations nearby. Public Transit: Short walk from 30th Street Station Keeping it Green! Read more..
RSVP by 5pm on Thursday April 18, 2013 Click Here to register
Help us congratulate SWEP’s 2013 Scholarship and grant recipients! Join SWEP Greater Philadelphia for our annual Green Smarts Party. We will be honoring our scholarship recipients; Emily Rivers (Undergraduate at Bryn Mawr College) and Meghan Kelley (Graduate at Earle Mack School of Law at Drexel University) as well as the winners of our annual grants; Girl Scout Troop 555/GSEP- Junior Troop of Springfield, PA, WH2O Journal, the Fairmount Water Works- Urban Water Sheds summer camp, and sponsorship of Bucks, Chester, Delaware, and Montgomery County’s Envirothons. Learn Read more..
Come Join SWEP’s team at the 32nd Annual Clean Air 5K on April 20, 2013! SWEP is also organizing a 3K walking team. Register HERE.
The 5K Run for Clean Air is a unique opportunity to connect with thousands of involved and active individuals across the region. By becoming a 5K Run for Clean Air sponsor you become an important part of the largest community effort to celebrate the region’s environmental successes and spur us all to do more for the environment.
The 5K Run for Clean Air has something for everyone to enjoy!
5K Run: A flat, fast, scenic Read more..
It was a Brilliant! idea which turned into a fabulous evening; and we have Beth Hyde, SWEP President, who it dreamed it up and Joanna Waldron, SWEP Board Member, who made it into reality, to thank for it. On Thursday March 7, close to 40 SWEP of Greater Philadelphia members gathered for an evening of socializing and networking at The Field House followed by a wondrous visit to the Philadelphia Flower Show. The theme of this year’s show, the oldest of its kind in the nation, was the faire isles of Britain, and it did not disappoint. London Read more..
Vapor intrusion regulations, guidance, and technology are constantly changing — and the costs of falling behind may be extremely high both in terms of project schedule and costs. In January 2013, NJ DEP released Version 3 of the Vapor Intrusion Technical Guidance (VITG). Please join SWEP Greater Philadelphia for a program where DEP’s changes to the VITG will be reviewed by Mr. John Boyer (co-author of the past two versions of the VITG, and co-author and Chair of the DEP/Stakeholder Vapor Intrusion Guidance Committee for VITG v.3). Mr. William Elcoate, National Air Account Manager for Alpha Labs will discuss analytical Read more..
Presale discounted PHS Flower Show Tickets through SWEP are SOLD OUT, however you can still get tickets online (www.http://theflowershow.com). Can’t wait to see you all there! Don’t Forget the Happy Hour 5:30 to 6:30 location has been changed to The Field House, 1150 Filbert Street, connected to the PA Convention Center!
The Society of Women Environmental Professionals (SWEP) of Greater Philadelphia is going to the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s Philadelphia Flower Show! Join SWEP Greater Philadelphia on Thursday March 7, 2013 for an evening of networking with some British flair at the world’s longest running and largest flower show. This Read more..