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Hazardous Materials and Waste Reduction Workshop

Mississippi Pollution Prevention (P2) Program

The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) will host a Hazardous Materials and Waste Reduction Workshop, September 11, 2019, at Holmes Community College in Ridgeland, MS. 

Holmes Community College
D.P. Pat McGowan Workforce Training Center
Room 130
150 College Drive
Ridgeland, MS 39157

September 11, 2019
9:00 a.m. — 3:00 p.m.

8:30-9:00 a.m.
Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00-9:10 a.m.
Welcome and Introductions — Mark Williams, Chief, MDEQ Waste Division
9:10-9:40 a.m.
Pollution Prevention Overview: What is P2 and how can it help your facility? — Christopher Messemore and Khairy Abu Salah, MDEQ

9:40-10:30 a.m.
Overview of State and Federal Hazardous Waste Management Regulations — Brad Justice, MDEQ Hazardous Waste Compliance Coordinator

10:30-10:45 a.m.

10:45-11:30 a.m. 
Management of Universal Wastes: 
  •Overview of Universal Waste Regulations — Brad Justice, MDEQ 
  •Universal Waste Best Management Practices — Shane Gorman, Nissan Automotive

11:30 a.m. -12:00 p.m. 
Life Cycle Management of Electronic Materials — David Finnegan, Logista Solutions, Inc. 

12:00-1:00 p.m. 
Lunch; enHance: A Pathway to Becoming a Leader in Environmental Sustainability — Khairy Abu-Salah, MDEQ; and Yolanda Boone, MMA-MEP

1:00-1:30 p.m.
Practical Applications for Managing Production Related Materials — Sean McCarthy, Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi, Inc.

1:30-2:15 p.m.
Material Management Through Lean Manufacturing — Ty Posey, University of Southern Mississippi, Polymer Institute

2:15-2:45 p.m.
Top 10 Common Hazardous Waste Compliance Issues — Brad Justice, MDEQ Hazardous Waste Management Program

2:45-3:00 p.m.
Questions and Answers with MDEQ Staff — Mark Williams, MDEQ

3:00 p.m.

*Earn 6 Continuing Education Hours for professional certification.

$25 per person. Lunch and refreshments provided.

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