Call for Papers and Conference Topics

Submit Your Paper for the 2019 FET Environment Conference

Abstracts Due by February 7, 2019

Papers are now being accepted on a variety of topics that have a broad interest across many disciplines and do not include sales-oriented materials.  A recent survey of FET Members included the following Top 20 topics our members are interested in:

· Regulators perspectives on upcoming rules (state, federal, environmental, safety)

· Industrial wastewater (e.g., phosphorus technology, thermal challenges, toxicity – WET testing)

· Emerging Contaminants – PFAs

· E-Manifest

· Trending air issues for Industry, Regulators, and Consultants

· Industrial Stormwater Management

· Common Compliance Mistakes in Auditing

· Tools to Manage Environmental Compliance

· How to Prepare for an Air Permit Audit

· Virtual Tour of Environmental Violations

· “Best Practices” for Identifying Training Requirements and Tracking compliance

· Technology to create paperless recordkeeping system

· Root Cause Analysis

· Status of changes to RMP and PSM rules

· EPCRA Reporting – Tier II and TRI

· Train the Trainer

· Applicability of DNR No Exposure Certification and its current interpretation of the respective criteria

· Wastewater sampling and permitting

· Stormwater Permitting

· WPDES online reporting system

Other papers focusing on environmental, health and safety topics will also be considered.  All Abstracts are peer-reviewed and you will be notified of the status of your submission. 

Acceptance of an abstract is considered a commitment by the author to present the paper at the 2019 Conference to be held on October 23 – 24, 2019 in Pewaukee WI.

Abstract Submittal Information: Abstracts should be no longer than 250 words; include your name, title, professional affiliations (i.e. CHMM, PE, etc.), company name, address, phone, fax and email address; submit your abstract by email to