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Environmental Issues Breakfast - March 14, 2018

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Name: Environmental Issues Breakfast - March 14, 2018
Date: March 14, 2018
Time: 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM MST
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Doubletree Phoenix Tempe




Registration: 7:00 AM

Program: 7:30 - 9:00 AM



Laurie LaPat-Polasko, Vice President, National Director of Remediation, Matrix New World Engineering


Emerging Contaminants- Poly- and Perfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)

PFAS include more than 3,000 man-made fluorinated organic compounds and are used in a wide variety of products including fire-fighting foams, textiles, carpets, paper and packaging, personal care products (e.g. shampoo, conditioners), paints, etc.  Animal studies have indicated impacts on the liver, changes in hormone levels and adverse developmental outcomes. This presentation will discuss the characteristics of PFAS, health impact, regulatory status and treatment options for contaminated soil and water.



Chris Hall, Deputy Director, Flood Control District of Maricopa County (MCFCD)


MCFCD Update re Economic, Regulatory and Legislative Overview

General overview of the District functions and current issues impacting MCFCD, including economic vitality, water conservation, and new outreach efforts.




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                Members: $40 | Non-Members: $55

                      Doubletree Phoenix Tempe
                2100 S Priest Dr. | Tempe, AZ 85282


Doubletree Phoenix Tempe
2100 S Priest Dr, Tempe, AZ 85282
Date/Time Information:
Registration & Breakfast: 7:00 AM
Program: 7:30 AM
Members: $40
Non-Members: $55
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