Research and Development Needs for Management of DoD's PFAS Contaminated Sites
Ms. Maureen Sullivan, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Environment, Safety and Occupational Health
Dr. Andrea Leeson, SERDP and ESTCP
Dr. David Sedlak, University of California, Berkeley
Thursday, September 7, 2017
12:00 PM ET (9:00 AM PT)
Join SERDP and ESTCP on Thursday, September 7 for a webinar on research and development needs for management of DoD’s PFAS contaminated sites. First, Ms. Maureen Sullivan, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Environment, Safety and Occupational Health, will describe DoD policy and management issues for perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) and perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA). Second, Dr. Andrea Leeson, Deputy Director of SERDP and ESTCP, will present an overview of SERDP and ESTCP’s efforts to better understand per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) impacts, fate and transport, and treatment with a focus on outcomes of a recent expert workshop on PFAS-related research, development and demonstration needs. Finally, Professor David Sedlak of the University of California, Berkeley, will present an overview of PFAS remediation in groundwater using in situ chemical oxidation. To view speaker biographies and abstracts, and to register for this free webinar, please visit https://serdp-estcp.org/Tools-and-Training/Webinar-Series/09-07-2017.
About the SERDP and ESTCP Webinar Series
The overarching goal of the webinar series is to promote the transfer of innovative, cost-effective, and sustainable solutions developed by SERDP and ESTCP. The series targets end users, including practitioners, the regulatory community, and researchers with the objective of providing cutting-edge and practical information from sponsored research and technology demonstrations in an easily accessible format and at no cost. To view the complete schedule of upcoming webinars, please visit https://www.serdp-estcp.org/Tools-and-Training/Webinar-Series.