Save The Date – Technical Program and Facility Tour on Waste Disposal and Beneficial Use for Site Remediation

Save the Date:  SWEP of Greater Philadelphia will hold a Technical Program and Facility Tour on Waste Disposal and Beneficial Use for Site Remediation Projects on Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 12:00 noon – 3 pm.  Check in begins at 11:30 am.  Please note pre-registration is required.

Program Registration:  Click here to pre-register, make payment, and indicate your lunch selection on-line.   Note: Walk-ins are not possible since a gate code is needed to enter KIPC.

Program Fee:  $15/person member; $20/person non-member

Lunch:  Panera Lunchbox (*select sandwich choice on-line)

RSVP by: Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Program Title:   Waste Disposal and Beneficial Use for Site Remediation Projects:
Classroom Presentation at Keystone Industrial Port Complex (KIPC) and  Facility Tour at Clean Earth of Southeast Pennsylvania

12:00 noon to 1:30 pm  Classroom Presentation: Waste disposal can be one of the most difficult steps in successfully completing a remediation project. During this program Clean Earth will discuss: Project set-up considerations; Development and implementation of a successful waste characterization plan; Sample collection methods and spatial layout; Waste Disposal vs. Beneficial Use options; Regulatory compliance considerations; Generator responsibility and liability;  Waste management and processing considerations; Documentation requirements; Identification of potential roadblocks and pitfalls with associated risks; Additional steps and guidance to minimize project challenges and maintain project schedules, budgets, and environmental regulatory requirements.

2:00 pm to 3:00  pm Facility Tour:  A facility tour of Clean Earth of Southeast Pennsylvania (located in Morrisville, PA), including: Basic understanding of low temperature thermal desorption process; Understanding of how soil conditions effect treatment (e.g., excess debris, high moisture, clay content, odors, additives, etc); and Tour of the operating plant.

Dress Requirements for Facility Tour: Jeans, steel-toed work boots or work shoes for tour participation.
Clean Earth will provide: Safety hats, vests, and glasses for the tour.

Program Presenters:
Karen Vivo Hartley, CHMM, Senior Environmental Project Manager, Clean Earth, Inc.
Cheryl Coffee, Corporate EH&S Manager, Clean Earth, Inc.
Joseph Siravo, Regulatory Compliance Manager, Clean Earth of Southeast PA
Michael Kelly, General Manager, Clean Earth of Southeast PA, Clean Earth Philadelphia

Program Location:  Presentation and Lunch at KIPC, followed by Facility Tour:
USS Real Estate Conference Room at Keystone Industrial Port Complex (KIPC)
One Ben Fairless Drive, Fairless Hills, PA 19030
(for GPS use 1600 South Pennsylvania Ave. Morrisville ,PA 19067)
Gate Access Code: Gate access code for this visit is:  9427 # (must hit the #)
Clean Earth of Southeast Pennsylvania, 7 Steel Road East, Morrisville, PA 19067
Facility Phone: 215-428-1700

Program Contacts:
Eileen Snyder, Alpha Analytical Inc., MidAtlantic Region
Mobile:  610-585-3420 / Email:
Sonya Ward, H2M architects + engineers, Piscataway NJ
Mobile: 215-375-8234 / Email:

Directions to KIPC, Fairless Hills PA: Click here for Directions
Parking for Clean Earth Facility Tour:  Approach to facility ends in a cul-de-sac; veer to left to enter facility parking lot; enter facility building through the main entrance.

Thank you to our Sponsors!  Clean Earth, Inc. and USS Real Estate