Joint SoBRA / RSC December 2019 Conference
Current Issues in Contaminated Land Risk Assessment

Date: 4th December 2019

Venue: The Royal Society of Chemistry, The Library, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London, W1J 0BA

Programme & Links to Presentations (* requires login)

9:30 am Registration, tea & coffee

9:45 am Morning Chair’s Remarks & Housekeeping – Hannah White (SoBRA) *

9:55 am Bias in the delivery of Risk Assessment – Alex Lee (WSP) *

Results of survey

10:15 am C4SL – The Sequel – The Loneliness of the Long Distance Toxicologist – Camilla Alexander-White (MKTox Consultancy) *

10:35 am Discussion and Questions to Speakers

10:50 am Morning Tea and Coffee Break

11:05 am Exhaled air analysis to assess exposure to chlorinated hydrocarbons and their degredation by-products – Paul Scheepers (Radboud Institute for Health Sciences, Netherlands) *

11:35 am Update on Stats Guidance – Lucy Thomas (RSK)

12:00 pm Discussion and Questions to Speakers

12:15 pm Lunch

12:50 pm SoBRA Annual General Meeting

13:25 pm Afternoon Chair’s remarks – Kate Jones (RSC Toxicology Group)

13:30 pm Using stable isotope-based analyses to confirm in-situ degradation – Dora Taggart (Microbial Insights) *

14:00 pm Emerging contaminants – Anti-microbial Resistance in the Environment – Lucy Bethell and Holly Small (Mott MacDonald) *

14:30 pm Benchmark dose modelling – comparing EU and US EPA approaches – Mike Quint (EH Sciences) *

15:00 pm Discussion and Questions to Speakers

15:15 pm Afternoon Tea and Coffee Break

15:30 pm Latest approaches to ground gas risk assessment – Steve Wilson (EPG) *

15:50 pm Updates from Subgroups

16:30 pm Discussion and Questions to Speakers

16:45 pm Closing Remarks – Hannah White (SoBRA Chair)

16:55 pm 10 year anniversary – Drinks Reception