2020 Upper Peninsula Materials Management

Date:  April 14, 2020  
Time:  09:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Location: Northern Center, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI
Agency: Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy

‚ÄčThe Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) will host the Upper Peninsula Materials Management Forum  in Marquette, Michigan, on April 14, 2020.  This event will focus on solutions and best practices for managing waste and by-product materials.



  9:00 am Registration and Continental Breakfast
  9:45 am Introductions
Phil Roycraft, EGLE
  10:00 am EGLE Updates
Jack Schinderle, EGLE
 10:30 am Niagara Development Closed Lagoons Beneficial Reuse
Paul Killian, GEI Consultants
11:00 am Commercial Demolitions Projects and Asbestos Assessments/Abatement
Joe Scanlan, EGLE
11:30 am Landfill Underdrain System - Delta County Landfill
Kurt VanAppledorn, Golder Associates
Noon Lunch
12:45 pm How to Implement Universal Waste/Household Hazardous Waste Collections at Landfills
Mary Ann St. Antoine, EGLE
1:15 pm Marquette Board of Light and Power (MBLP) Coal Ash Impoundments Closure
John Trast, GEI Consultants

  1:45 pm

Energy Grants
Robert Jackson, EGLE
  2:15 pm Break

  2:30 pm

Landfill Leachate Mangement During Spring Melt
Dennis Bittner, Bittner Engineering
3:00 pm Closed Landfill Final Cover Maintenance with WWTP Biosolids - Ever-Green CAse Study
Rob Wolfe, EGLE
  3:30 pm Pollution Prevention
Chad Rogers, EGLE
  3:15 p.m. Marquette County Recycling Update and DEQ Scrap Tire Grant Experience - Brad Austin, Marquette County Solid Waste Management Authority
  4:00 pm Wrap Up and Adjourn
5:00 pm Meet and Greet - Landmark Inn, 230 N. Front St., Marquette, MI  49855


Special thanks to our sponsors!

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