VADEQ’s Northern Region 2018 VEEP Workshop

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VADEQ’s Northern Region 2018 VEEP Workshop

December 05, 2018 9:00 am | Potomac Science Center: 650 Mason Ferry Avenue (MS 4E3) | Woodbridge, VA

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Please join B4B Networking Partner, Virginia Environmental Excellence Program, for a FREE workshop about developing and maintaining a successful Environmental Management System and pollution prevention program. VEEP members and other invited speakers will present best practices on topics including chemical choice, environmental management systems, resilience planning and public sector lessons learned.  VADEQ staff from the Northern Regional Office will review the Department’s regulatory priorities.

Draft Agenda (Wednesday, December 5, 2018: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM)
9:00 AM          Welcome & Opening Remarks: Tom Faha, DEQ Northern Regional Director
9:15 AM          Regulatory Update, Part 1: DEQ Regional Staff, Northern Regional Office
10:10 AM        Break/Facility Tour
10:30 AM        Controlling Chemical Purchasing: Prince William County
11:30 AM        Climate Adaptation: City of Alexandria
12:00 PM        Lunch
12:30 PM        Focused Networking (Pick One)
  Climate resiliency
  Sector based issues
  Suggest a topic
1:00 PM          Regulatory Update, Part 2: DEQ Regional Staff, Northern Regional Office
1:35 PM          P2 & EMS in Action, Prince William County:  AlexRenews
2:35 PM          Break/Facility Tour
2:55 PM          Learning from Experiences – Panel: Hear from a panel representing various facilities on continual improvement, over-coming barriers to EMS & getting support from top management.
3:45 PM          VEEP Update & Closing Notes
4:00 PM          Adjourn
The workshop is open to all. Please share this invitation with anyone you think would be interested in attending.  Register Now!
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