Hudson-Delaware Chapter of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (HDC SETAC)
present the
2017 Fall Workshop
Thursday, October 5, 2017
THE BOATHOUSE at Mercer Lake, West Windsor, NJ

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Program Agenda
Thursday, October 5th, 2017

8:00-9:00 a.m.

Doors Open/Registration /Breakfast/Networking

 

MORNING PLATFORM PRESENTATIONS

9:00-9:15 a.m.

Welcome Address
HDC-SETAC President - Josh Butler - ExxonMobil

9:15-9:45 a.m.

A Technique for Determining Total Oxidizable Precursors (TOP) of Perfluoroalkyl Compounds
Charles Neslund, Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories Environmental, LLC

9:45-10:15 a.m.

Microplastic in NJ Surface Waters
Elizabeth Ravit, Rutgers University, Center for Environmental Sustainability

10:15-10:45 a.m.

30 MINUTE BREAK

10:45-11:15 a.m.

The Berry’s Creek Tidal Marshes Are Sinks for Methylmercury
Jennifer Wollenberg, The ELM Group

11:15-11:45 a.m.

Evaluation of PCB Trends in Fish, Water and Sediments in the Upper Hudson River
Kenneth Takagi, Louis Berger

11:45-1:00 p.m.

LUNCH

1:00-1:30 p.m.

Call for volunteerism/subcommittee support
HDC-SETAC Vice President - Dan Millemann

AFTERNOON PLATFORM PRESENTATIONS

1:30-2:00 p.m.

Surface-promoted Hydrolysis of 2,4,6-Trinitrotoluene and 2,4-Dinitroanisole on Pyrogenic Carbon Matter
Kai Ding, Villanova University

2:00-2:30 p.m.

Measures of Bioavailability to Resolve Sediment Toxicity at a
Complex Urban Waterway

Linda Logan, Anchor QEA

2:30-3:00 p.m.

Title - TBD
Saumik Panja, Stevens Institute of Technology

3:30 p.m.

MEETING ADJOURN

 

 

Contaminants in The Real World:
Sources, Sinks, Bioavailability and Toxicity

Questions on the Technical Program should be directed to:

Josh Butler, Ph.D., ExxonMobil Biomedical Sciences, Inc.
(908) 730-1003 (phone)
Josh.D.Butler@exxonmobil.com

Daniel Millemann, Ph.D., New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
908-307-0705 (cell ph)
drmillemann@gmail.com 

Joy McGrath, Exponent
(914) 589-7237 Direct 
JMcGrath@exponent.com

General Questions regarding the meeting can be directed to:

Don Nazario, EcoAnalysts, Inc. 
(717) 617-7076 (mobile ph.)
nazariodon@gmail.com