2011 EPA Water Laboratory Alliance Forum
June 8, 2011 - 1:00pm-3:30pm
Forum Overview: This forum will discuss EPA’s Water Laboratory Alliance (WLA) program, which provides the water sector (e.g. states, utilities, and the EPA Regional laboratories) with an integrated nationwide network of laboratories with the analytical capabilities to support response to an intentional, unintentional, and natural water contamination event.
1:00PM to 1:05PM Introductions of EPA Panel and Meeting Objectives
1:05PM to 1:15PM Meet & Greet Activity
1:15PM to 1:45PM Water Laboratory Alliance: Programmatic Overview/Launch
1:45PM to 2:00PM Regional Full Scale Laboratory Response Exercise
2:00PM to 2:15PM Break
2:00PM to 3:00PM EPA Tools Developed for the Laboratory Sector
A. Water Laboratory Alliance Response Plan
B. Laboratory Compendium
C. WEB-EDR Water Contaminant Information Tool
D. Water Contaminant Information Tool
E. WLA Training Center
3:00PM to 3:15PM Public Environmental Laboratories and the WLA: An Insiders’ View
3:15PM to 3:20PM Drawing Winners
3:20PM to 3:30PM Closing Remarks
Registration: There is no fee to attend this forum but you do need to register separately from the APHL Annual Meeting. Click the link above to register.
Information/Questions: For questions or further information on this forum, please contact Erinna Kinney at 240.485.2786 or firstname.lastname@example.org.