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Landfill Leachate Treatment Mini-Tech
May 18, 2017 10 am - 12 pm
Grand Central Landfill, Pen Argyl, PA
Speaker and topics include:
• Mr. Rohan Menon – Senior Industrial Wastewater Process Engineer at Geosyntec Consultants, Inc.
• Leachate Management Current and Future Challenges
• Leachate Treatment Technologies (Proven vs. New Emerging)
• Overview of operations at the Grand Central Leachate Treatment Plant
The mini-tech seminar will be followed by a tour of the Grand Central Leachate Treatment Plant that consists of major unit processes such as metals/suspended solids removal clarifier, sequencing batch reactor (SBRs), and membranes. Participants should bring safety vests, hard hat, safety glasses, and wear closed-toed shoes. Lunch will be provided.
2016 Mid-Atlantic Road-E-O Results
Hosted by Northern Tier Solid Waste Authority, with the help of Wayne Township Landfill, the 2016 Mid-Atlantic Road-E-O was a huge success. Congratulations to all the competitors!
Check out some of the photos from that day...
Also, the top two competitors from each category went on to compete in the SWANA International Road-E-O in Georgia. Below are the names of the Pennsylvania competitors who placed in the top 3 in their events in Georgia.
Phil Vinsek, Northern Tier SWA - 1st in Rear Loader
Cody Roe, Northern Tier SWA - 1st in Roll-off & 1st in Rubber Tire Loader
Eric Dixon, Sr., Clinton County SWA - 3rd in Tractor Trailer
Dave Kessling, Clinton County SWA - 2nd in Dozer
Chase Weise, Clinton County SWA - 1st in Articulated Dump Truck