Solutions for a PCB contaminated sediment pond
Altavista’s 6 acre petri dish
The workshop will highlight lab and field work as well as research resulting from 3 years of in-situ PCB degradation and containment in the town of Altavista, Virginia’s 6 acre waste water overflow pond.
Mission of the event: To share knowledge on the state of the practice of PCB degradation as demonstrated in field scale trials.
Location: The Institute for Advanced Learning and Research (150 Slayton Ave, Danville, VA 24540)
Technical Presentations: June 17th 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Jerry Schnoor, Ph.D., The University of Iowa
Kevin Sowers, Ph.D., The University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Jason White, Ph.D., The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station
Louis Licht, Ph.D., Ecolotree, Inc.
Tour of on site research at the town of Altavista’s sediment pond: June 18th 9:30 am - noon