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Geosyntec to Present at Upcoming Battelle Conference in Monterey, California, May 21-24

Geosyntec will be well represented at the 8th International Conference on Remediation of Chlorinated and Recalcitrant Compounds, organized and presented by Battelle in Monterey, California.

More than 1,500 scientists, engineers, regulators, and other environmental professionals representing universities, government site management and regulatory agencies, and R&D and manufacturing firms from around the world are expected to attend the conference May 21-24, 2012.

Among them will be more than 50 Geosyntec professionals, with 21 giving platform talks and 16 presenting posters. Six Geosyntec employees are session chairs for 2012 and two are set to participate in panel discussions. In total, 61 Geosyntec engineers and scientists served as contributing or lead authors for papers or posters at this conference.

Representing Geosyntec as session chairs or panelists for the event are:

Platform Sessions

A1 - ITRC Development of a Technical / Regulatory Guideline on Incremental Sampling Methodology
Principal Toxicologist Keith Tolson, Ph.D. (Tampa)

A5 - Innovative Assessment Tools and Techniques
Principal Toxicologist Keith Tolson, Ph.D. (Tampa)

B5 - Permeable Barrier Advances and Applications
Senior Hydrogeologist Suzanne O'Hara (Toronto)

E7 - Enhanced Bioremediation of Chlorinated Solvents
Principal Engineer Neal Durant, Ph.D. (Columbia, MD)

F3 - Bioaugmentation
Principal Biologist David Major, Ph.D. (Toronto)

F5 - Molecular Biological Tools for Remediation
Associate Engineer Erik Petrovskis, Ph.D., P.E. (Ann Arbor)

G7 - Vapor Intrusion Sampling and Assessment
Senior Engineer Derek Tomlinson, P.E., P.Eng., LSRP (Philadelphia)

Panel Discussions

Site Characterization: Determining the Right Amount for Decision Making
Principal Toxicologist Keith Tolson, Ph.D. (Tampa)

DNAPL Site Cleanup and Closure Strategies
Principal Engineer Michael Kavanaugh, Ph.D., P.E. (Oakland)