PA’s Act 2: A Crash Course for the Civil Engineering Community

PA’s Act 2: A Crash Course for the Civil Engineering Community

Presenter: Paul White, Brickhouse Environmental

When?   Thu, March 28, 2019;  8:30am – 10:00am

Where?   West Goshen Township Admin Bldg (2nd Fl.), 1025 Paoli Pike, West Chester, PA 19380

Cost?   Free for CCE members

Description:

Pennsylvania’s Land Recycling Program more commonly referred to as Act 2, allows the voluntary cleanup and reuse of contaminated industrial and commercial properties. The Land Recycling Program is based on a handful of principals that allow contaminated properties to be reused for new development purposes.  Brickhouse Environmental of West Chester PA will be presenting an overview of the Act 2 process as it relates to the Land Development Process.

The following general topics will be discussed:
• Medium Specific Concentrations: What are they are where do I find them?
• Statewide Health vs Site Specific Standards: Is it OK to leave contamination in place?
• Engineering and Institutional Controls: Caps, vapor barriers, and other deed restrictions
• NPDES permitting at Act 2 Sites: General vs Individual Permits
• E&S Considerations: When is Silt Fence Insufficient?
• Post Construction BMPs: Will my infiltration bed cause contamination?
• Managing Contaminated Historic Fill Material: Is my fill “Clean” or is it a “Waste”?

Participants will earn 1 PDHs.

Conference Details

Conference Details

Date: March 28, 2019
Location: West Goshen Township Building, 1025 Paoli Pike, West Chester, PA 19380