March 8 - 12, 2015
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
New Orleans, LA USA

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Compliant Analysis of Hazardous Liquid and Solid Wastes Using ICP-AES, MS and MIP – Sampling and Leaching Tests, Risk Assessment and Recycling

Isaac Brenner
(and Daniel Solomon)
Brenner Scientific
Course: Short Course #100

Length: 1.5 Day Course

Date: March 10 & 11 – Tues./Wed.

Fee: $735 ($1050 after 2/20/15)

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Target Audience

This course is intended for waste regulation engineers, officers and managers, laboratory staff. QC-QA specialists, environmentalists, geochemists, biologists, toxicologists Discussion on disposal of wastes in landfills, marine environment, incineration, vitrification, chemical, biological treatments, and utilization of recycled wastes in agriculture.

Course Description

This course offers a broad overview to the state-of-the-science and practice of compliant sampling, extraction (leaching) protocols, and ICP-AES, ICP-MS and MIP-AES analysis for hazardous liquid and solid wastes. The course will address regulations and ecological risk assessment.

The agenda includes the following subjects:

    a. Sampling plan.
    b. Sampling devices.
    c. National and international regulatory leaching tests.
    d. Factors influencing contaminant leachability.
    e. Critical evaluation of ICP-AES, ICP-MS and MIP-AES using conventional figures of merit (LOD, matrix induced interference effects.
    f. Risk assessment for decision making.

Past Course Reviews

Great examples, very relevant topics
Good overview of impurities




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