Industrial Pretreatment Programs PFAS - Regional Informational Meetings

Agency: Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy

MARCH 12, 2018 - LIVONIA
Schoolcraft College, Vista Tech Center

MARCH 14, 2018 - GRAND RAPIDS
GVSU - L.V. Eberhard Center

MARCH 27, 2018 - MT. PLEASANT
Mt. Pleasant Comfort Inn and Suites

 
 
Continuing Education: These meetings will provided 0.2 Technical CECs for Wastewater Treatment Operators.

The IPP PFAS* Initiative Regional Informational Meetings

EGLE's Water Resources Division, held regional meetings for Industrial Pretreatment Program (IPP) professionals to discuss the technical aspects of the IPP PFAS Initiative, including a description of expectations for the initial screening, monitoring plans, probable source monitoring, and evaluation, as well as information about sampling and analysis protocol and source reduction. 

*PFAS are perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (also referred to as PFCs), especially the specific chemicals PFOS (perfluorooctane sulfonate) and PFOA (perfluorooctanoic acid). 


IPP PFAS INITIATIVE MEETING - EGLE PRESENTATION

PRELIMINARY AGENDA

 9:00 a.m. -  Registration/Sign-in

 9:30 a.m. - Meeting Start

  1. Welcome and Introduction
  2. PFAS and its Impact on POTWs and Receiving Streams
  3. Break
  4. WRD Requirements for POTWs with IPPs 
  5. PFAS Monitoring and Analysis
  6. Where to go for Resources and Assistance
  7. Question and Answer

12:00 p.m. - Adjourn

PFAS Resources