Keystone SWANA News
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Newly Elected Officers
From Left to Right; Michele Nestor, Secretary; Sean Sweeney, Vice President; Bryan Wehler, President; Bob Zorbaugh, Immediate Past President; and Larry Taylor, Treasurer
Save the Date
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.
If you missed our last Mini-Tech...
On October 21st, Northern Tier Solid Waste Authority hosted a drone demonstration and greenhouse tour.
Remote Intelligence demonstrated how drones can be used for topographic mapping and volumetric analysis. The group also had a tour of the Northern Tier Greens, a 14,400 square foot, hydroponics greenhouse. Check out some of the photos from the event.
2017 PWIA-Keystone SWANA Joint Annual Fall Conference dates have been announced!
Mark your calendars for September 6 & 7, 2017!