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REGISTER NOW FOR THE 2002 RCRA NATIONAL MEETING

Release Date: 11/09/2001
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FOR RELEASE: FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2001
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REGISTER NOW FOR THE 2002 RCRA NATIONAL MEETING

Robin Woods 202-564-7841/woods.robin@epa.gov


EPA will hold the 2002 Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) National Meeting on Jan. 15-18, 2002, at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill, 400 New Jersey Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. For the first time, the meeting will be fully open to the general public. As in previous years, the meeting will be open to staff and management from EPA, state regulatory agencies and tribes. The theme of this year’s meeting is “Partnerships for Cleaner Communities.” Speakers internal and external to EPA will interact with attendees in a variety of session formats, including plenaries, topic-specific tracks, break-outs and workshops. Topics will include corrective action, Brownfields, permitting, municipal solid waste, non-hazardous industrial and special waste, waste minimization, and federal, state and Tribal Programs. In addition, exhibits of various environmental program initiatives will be on site. Pre-registration is required for meeting attendance. All meeting attendees will be required to present photo identification on site and to wear badges issued by EPA for admittance to meeting sessions. For further information, go to the meeting web site: http://www.epa.gov/osw/meeting>.

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