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AWMA ENY Chapter

2019 EARTH DAY GRANT PROGRAM - For information regarding the Eastern NY AWMA Earth Day Grant Program  - click here.  The 2019 grant awards were announced on April 5, 2019 and application receipt has completed for this school year.  Thanks to all who participated and to our program sponsors for their continued support.

Welcome to the Home Page of the Eastern New York (ENY) Chapter of the Air & Waste Management Association (MASS-A&WMA).  We encompass the greater Capital District and Hudson Valley region of eastern New York State.
We are a professional non-profit association of engineers and scientists with a particular focus on air and waste environmental issues.  The Mission of A&WMA is to assist in the professional development and critical environmental decision-making of our members to benefit society.
The core purpose of A&WMA is to improve environmental knowledge and decisions by providing a neutral forum for exchanging information.

Upcoming Events
September 18 Joint meeting with Hudson-Mohawk Professional Geologists
Association (HMGA)

Radon as an Environmental Tracer for Geological Studies”  by Carlos Bielicki, Durridge Company, Inc.

at Century House, Latham

in the evening: 5pm Social Hour, 6pm Dinner, 7pm Program

Radon is a radioactive gas released in rocks and soil from the normal decay of the elements uranium, thorium, and radium. As radon gas is released, it moves into the air and into groundwater and surface water. While most people associate radon with its harmful effects on human health, what is less known is radon’s excellent properties as an environmental tracer for geological studies. For years geologists have used radon as a tracer for groundwater/surface water interactions. Additionally, environmental engineers use radon as a tracer for vapor intrusion studies and for locating and monitoring the remediation of NAPL (non-aqueous phase liquid) contamination. The US EPA has in fact published studies and reports on these uses.

This presentation will describe how radon is used as a tracer in these various applications and review actual examples from published studies and reports.

The 8th Annual Peter B. Desrochers Memorial Golf Tournament to benefit the 2019 - 2020 AWMA Earth Day Grant Program will take place on Friday September 20, 2019 at the Van Patten Golf Course in Clifton Park.  

Want to get involved in making next year better than last year?  E-mail Steve Le Fevre at  slefevre@bartonandloguidice.com

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Save the date!!  8th Annual Peter Desrochers Golf Tournament!  Friday September 20, 2019 - Van Patten GC, Clifton Park, New York - More Info here!

Corporate Sponsorships and Renewals are now available online! 

With the help of the sponsors listed below, the Eastern New York Chapter of A&WMA has been able to offer numerous seminars to our membership group and beyond, and has continued to support our annual Earth Day Grant program.  As a reminder, our corporate sponsorships run from January 1 – December 31 each year.  In order to receive the benefits of a Corporate Sponsor, including member rates for meetings, acknowledgement as a Corporate Sponsor within our promotional materials and website, the annual fee is just $150.00.  To register or renew, click here.

7th Annual Peter B. Desrochers Memorial Golf Tournament 

The 7th Annual Peter B. Desrochers Memorial Golf Tournament took place on September 21, 2018 at Van Patten Golf Club in Clifton Park.  For details on the 2018 event, please visit our Annual Golf Tournament Page

Thank You to our 2019 Corporate Sponsors:







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