Talks & Lectures
31 Oct 2018
Altorfer 501 and online via Blackboard Collaborate

Applications of Green Remediation at Superfund Sites

Sustainability Seminar Series

Pamela Clenance

Attendance is free but seating is limited to 30 people, so please RSVP to Dr. Sarkar at [email protected]

The fall Sustainability Seminar Series continues on October 31 with the talk "Applications of Green Remediation at  Superfund Sites" by Pamela Clenance of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

The U.S Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) mission is to protect human health and the environment. This is being achieved by incorporating principles of conservation, protection and restoration which integrates sustainability actions in day to day operations. Programs, tools, indicators and incentives have been developed to achieve favorable environmental, economic and social results. 

My presentation will focus on green remediation applications employed for the remediation of EPA’s hazardous waste sites. Innovative technologies, tools, techniques and case studies will be discussed.

Pamela JB Clenance, Ph.D., CHMM, is an environmental engineer who has been with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region 2, Emergency and Remedial Response Division for 28 years. Her experience has been working as a remedial project manager managing various superfund hazardous waste sites located in New Jersey. She is a certified hazardous materials manager, a member of the Institute of Hazardous Material Management and a Member of Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals. She is also serves as an assistant safety officer for EPA’s Emergency Response Corps. She is a co-leader of EPA’s CCNY Alumni Group and helps organize information sessions for students to consider a career at EPA.

Clenance earned her B.E.M.E in mechanical engineering from the City College of City University of New York, an M.S. in environmental and occupational health sciences from Hunter College of City University of New York, an M.S. in environmental engineering from NJIT, an M.S. in construction management from Stevens Institute of Technology, and her Ph.D. in civil engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology.

For more information, please contact Dr. Dibs Sarkar at [email protected] For those who are unable to attend in person, the seminar will be live webcast via Stevens WebCampus and Blackboard Collaborate.

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