28th Annual

Conference on the Environment

Reinventing the Wheel –

Compliance in the 21st Century

November 12th, 2013

Air and Waste Management Association –

Upper Midwest Section (A&WMA)

Central States Water Environment Association –

Minnesota Section (CSWEA)



Keynote Speakers:  Minnesota Pollution Control Agency Assistant Commissioners David Thornton (Air Policy), Rebecca Flood (Water Policy), and Kirk Koudelka (Land/Legislative Policy)


Session 2 - Air Regulatory and Policy Update: Moderator, Mike Nelson, MPCA


Session 5 - National Air Quality Standards (NAAQS):  Moderator, Tony Colombari, Trinity Consultants


Session 6 - Plant Operations Lessons Learned: Moderator, Mike Hult, 3M Company


Session 8 - Greenhouse Gas Update Moderator: Bonnie Nelson, MPCA


Session 9 - Testing and Monitoring: Moderator, Mike Hansel, Barr Engineering