Hudson-Delaware Chapter of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (HDC SETAC)
present the
2018 Fall Workshop
Thursday, October 11, 2018
Villanova University, Villanova, PA

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Harmful Algal Blooms and other Emerging Contaminants  

 

Time

Program Agenda
Thursday October 11th, 2018

 

8:00-9:00 a.m.

Doors Open/Registration /Breakfast/Poster Set-up

 

9:00 a.m.

Welcome Address
Dr. Amanda Grannas; Associate Vice Provost for Research at Villanova University

 

 

PLATFORM PRESENTATIONS

9:15 – 10:00 a.m.

NJ’s Cyanobacterial Harmful Algal Bloom Recreational Response Strategy and Monitoring Methods
Leslie McGeorge and Vic Poretti  (NJDEP)

10:00 – 10:45 a.m.

The Monitoring and Management of Cyanotoxins in Raw Water Supplies
Dr. Fred Lubnow (Princeton Hydro)

10:45 -11:00 a.m.

15 MINUTE BREAK

11:00-11:30 a.m.

The Great Cell Count: Comparing Apples to Oranges
Robert Newby, Ph.D. (NJDEP)

11:30-12:00 a.m.

Reactive Electrochemical Membranes for Removal of Disinfection Byproducts in Small Drinking Water Systems
Pamela Rose V. Samonte (Villanova University)

12:00-1:00 p.m.

 LUNCH and POSTER PRESENTATIONS

 

1:00-1:30 p.m.

PFAS; Current Status and Updates to the Investigation and Regulation of these Emerging Contaminants
Chuck Neslund, Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories Environmental, LLC

 

1:30-2:30 p.m.

Recently Adopted NJDEP Drinking Water Maximum Contaminant Levels
for Perfluorononanoic Acid and 1,2,3-Trichloropropane
Gloria Post, PhD (NJDEP)

 

2:30-3:30 p.m.

Ecological Risk Assessment in a Saltmarsh Part 2, Designing an Effective Sampling Plan for Assessing Ecological Risks with a Goal of Developing Site-Specific Risk-Based Remediation Values
Derron Labrake, Wetlands & Ecology, Inc