[ RadSafe ] Call for Papers: 2007 NGWA Naturally Occurring Contaminants Conference
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Call for Papers: 2007 NGWA Naturally Occurring Contaminants Conference:
Arsenic, Radium, Radon, and Uranium
National Ground Water Association (NGWA) is now accepting papers for the
2007 NGWA Naturally Occurring Contaminants Conference: Arsenic, Radium,
Radon, and Uranium, March 22-23, 2007, in Charleston, South Carolina.
The conference will feature papers and workshops on these four naturally
occurring elements, which can pose problems to municipal and private
water wells. Training on topics ranging from geochemistry to treatment
technologies will be addressed throughout the conference.
The following topics are being considered for this conference:
* Drinking water treatment for arsenic, radium, radon, and uranium
* Occurrence and geochemistry
* Point-of-use and point-of-entry treatment equipment
* Community system design options
* Capital and operating costs
* Risk assessment and disposal issues related to treatment options
* Human health effects
* Global perspective
* Analytical advances
* Regulatory issues
* Case studies.
Abstracts for the 2007 NGWA Naturally Occurring Contaminants Conference:
Arsenic, Radium, Radon, and Uranium need to be submitted online.
Abstracts are limited to a maximum of 300 words. Biographical sketches
need to be in paragraph form and are limited to 100 words per author.
Abstracts are due September 7.
To submit your abstract, please visit
http://ngwa.confex.com/ngwa/2007nocc/cfp.cgi and follow the instructions.
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