The Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA) is a non-profit professional organization that enhances knowledge and expertise by providing a forum for technology exchange, professional development, networking opportunities, public education, and outreach to more than 9000 environmental professionals in 65 countries. A&WMA also promotes global environmental responsibility and increases the effectiveness of organizations to make critical decisions that benefit society.
The Central New York Chapter of A&WMA serves approximately 300 members in such diverse fields as engineering, compliance management, industrial hygiene, hazardous waste management, legal counsel, government, and more.
Register for the February Dinner Meeting!
Join us for our February Dinner Meeting at Twin Trees Too on February 21st at 5:30 PM! Our speaker this month will be Dan Lang of Arcadis, who will provide an overview of key issues relating to a class of emerging contaminants that are gaining widespread media attention – Poly and perfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). The presentation will discuss the sources of these contaminants, current and evolving regulatory framework, fate and transport behavior to enable development of preliminary assessments and site investigation programs. This discussion will also include a review of the state of the practice for drinking water treatment and soil and groundwater remediation, including a discussion on the current gaps and needs for future improvements.
For more information and to sign-up check out our events page.
2017 Scholarship Applications
We are now accepting 2017 scholarship applications! Graduating high school seniors and current college students may be eligible for scholarship grants of up to $1,500. For all eligibility criteria, instructions, forms, and past winners, check out our Scholarships Page!