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San Diego, CA 92109
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Join the IEA, CMTA, CICC, and over 400 representatives from high tech, biotech, and manufacturing companies at the 29th Annual Environmental Conference on November 5-6. Don't miss the West Coast's premier event for environmental compliance and much more.
This program is approved for 12 hours of MCLE credit
Speakers at the Annual Environmental Conference are representatives from a variety of regulatory agencies, non-governmental organizations, award-winning consultants and leading California businesses. In the past, speakers have joined us from the following organizations: APCD, EPA, CARB, DTSC, City of San Diego Public Utilities, Environmental Health Coalition, US Council for International Business, Global Reporting Initiative, Office of Emergency Services, DEH, CalRecycle, Californians Against Waste, State Water Resources Control Board, and the US Council for International BusinessRegister Now!
This year we will be hosting a special post-conference tour on the afternoon of November 6 at the Point Loma Wastewater Treatment Plant. After the final session on Wednesday, participants will meet at the location for lunch and a tour of the facility.
The Point Loma Wastewater Treatment Plant (PLWTP) was built in 1963 and treats approximately 175 million gallons of wastewater per day generated in a 450 square mile area by more than 2.2 million residents.
The PLWTP facility is among a few facilities in the United States that operate under a 301H modified permit. This allows PLWTP to utilize Chemically Enhanced Primary Treatment (CEPT). CEPT utilizes iron salts for coagulation and anionic polymer for flocculation to achieve well over the permit required 80% TSS removal on a monthly basis and 58% BOD removal on a calendar year basis.
The PLWTP continues to obtain its NPDES EPA permit with the significant support from the scientific community coming together and agreeing with our 40 years of documentation showing the effluent is not harmful to the ocean environment. The Point Loma Wastewater Treatment Plant earned the 2012 Platinum Peak Performance Award from the National Association of Clean Water Agencies in recognition of 19 years of 100% compliance with National Pollution Discharge Elimination System permit requirements
Cost: $50.00/pp (The fee associated with these tours covers the organization of lunch before the tour)
Sign up on the registration page by selecting a quantity of the extra item titled 'Point Loma Wastewater Treatment Plant Tour'. Registration page can be accessed via the bright blue 'Register Now!' button above.
The Chemical Industry Council of California (CICC) will conduct a special half-day chemical industry issues seminar beginning with lunch on the afternoon of Monday, November 4th.
This pre-conference session is open to CICC members and all interested Environmental Conference attendees. Separate registration includes: luncheon buffet and evening cocktail reception with conference speakers.
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