CUPA-2019 Session Details

MERCURY RESPONSE AND CLEANUP
   10am - 11:45am    207 of 250 seats available
M-J2   Potpourri
Location   MARQUIS BALLROOM SOUTH
Credits      REHS: 2
   Objective
After attending this class, attendees will be provided with a comprehensive overview of the response, assessment, and cleanup techniques of spills involving mercury.
   Description
The course follows the 2017 EPA Mercury guidebook. The topics will include: 1.Chemical Characteristics, Sources and Behavior 2.Human Health and Ecological Effects 3.Action Levels 4.Safety 5.Instruments 6.Assessment and Screening 7.Cleanup Process 8.Post Cleanup Clearance 9.Community and Public Relations 10.Enforcement 11.Case Studies
   Speakers
Robert Wise
EPA Emergency Response
562-889-2572
wise.robert@epa.gov

Chris Myers, USEPA

   Presentation
Mercury Response and Cleanup
This course is an abbreviated look on the nuts and bolts of responding to and cleaning up spills involving elemental Mercury.
Mercury Response And Cleanup: Mercury Guidebook
"EPA National Elemental Mercury Response Guidebook, August 2018". this is the most recent version of the Mercury Response Guidebook from EPA. It has been completely updated from previous versions.