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Twilight Zone of FOG: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Introduction to problems caused to collection and treatment systems by fats, oils and greases and best practices for minimizing the impact.
The Twilight Zone of Grease Randy Watson, City of Wilsonville, OR
FOG Triage: Using GPS and Pipe Data:
How to use GIS and pipe data to identify problem locations and use the data to focus on solutions
FOG Triage – (coming soon) Angelique Hockett, Seattle Public Utilities, WA
FOG 101 Inspections:
Baseline on how to set up and conduct inspections including case studies of issues that may arise .
FOG 101 Inspections Oakley Taylor, City of Bend, OR
Civil and Criminal Case Studies:
Training on how to approach spill investigations and enforcement by evaluating case studies.
Enforcement Ted Owen, USEPA, Portland, OR
White Center Pond Oil Spill Case Study Dick Walker, Department of Ecology, WA
Working With People of Diverse Languages/Cultures:
People like to enjoy food from cultures different than their own. The great diversity of restaurant owners means that FOG inspectors must be able to work with people from a wide variety of backgrounds. This talk will identify strategies for working with people from diverse cultures and languages.
Diverse Languages Christine Goudreau, Cascadia Consulting, Seattle, WA
Public Input for Regulatory Changes:
Making the case for investment in outreach, additional planning and infrastructure.
Effective Public Participation Ryan Orth, Enviroissues, Seattle, WA
FOG Breakfast Topic: Case Study from Ireland
Innovation in Ireland’s FOG program.
Ireland Case Study Michael O’Dwyer, SwiftComply, Ireland
FOG and Stormwater Issues:
How to recognize FOG impacts on stormwater and what solutions are available.
FOG Considerations for Stormwater Andria Swann, Clark Regional Wastewater District, WA
Third Party Certification and Testing of Grease Interceptors:
NSF testing and certification process.
NSF Samuel McLeod, NSF, Ann Arbor, MI