EPA SWIX
Organized By SWIX



Southeast Industrial By-Products Beneficial Use Summit

Tuesday, November 4, 2003

8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Opening Remarks
Pamela Swingle, EPA Region 4
J. I. Palmer, Jr., Regional Administrator, EPA Region 4
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM EPA Assistance Program Panel
Mimi Guernica, Resource Conservation Challenge
Newman Smith, National Waste Minimization Partnership Program
Jerry Newsome, Sector Strategies Program
10:00 AM - 10:15AM Break
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM Midwest Summit Follow-up Project Update
Susan Mooney, EPA Region 5
Dan Oman, RMT Inc.
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM By-Product Synergy Project Panel
Andrew Mangan, U.S. Business Council for Sustainable Development
Albert Fralinger, PSEG Power
11:45 AM - 1:00 PM Banquet Lunch
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Case Studies & Discussion
Facilitator: Paul Ruesch, EPA Region 5

Recycling Foundry Process Fines into Engineered Polymer Composites
Mike Lenahan, Resource Recovery Corporation

Paper Mill Wastewater Treatment Residuals Use in Agriculture, Highways and Reclamation
John Carr, Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Break
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Case Studies & Facilitated Discussion (continued)
Facilitator: Pam Swingle, EPA Region 4

Innovations in Coal Combustion Byproducts Use
John Ward, ISG Resources
5:00 PM Summary of Primary Discussion Issues
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Reception

Wednesday, November 5, 2003

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM Breakout Discussion Assignment(s)
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM Industry Breakout
Facilitator: Tom Jansen, We Energies

State Regulator Breakout
Facilitator: Paul Ruesch, EPA Region 5

Summary of Breakout Sessions
10:00 AM - 10:15 AM Break
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM Joint State / Industry Discussion Forum
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM Summit Concluding Remarks
Ray Moreau, SWIX
12:00 (noon) Adjournment
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM National Center for Environmental Innovation Issue Forum
"Addressing Barriers to Reduction and Reuse of Industrial Wastes"
Representatives of industries that generate or utilize large amounts of waste or byproduct met with U.S. EPA staff from various offices and programs to:
  • Discuss barriers to reduction, reuse, recycling, and/or recovery
  • Identify cross cutting waste issues among industries
  • Identify and agree upon next steps to address barriers and promote resource conservation
Summary Proceedings
5:00 PM Adjournment