Joint SoBRA / RSC December 2021 Conference
Current Issues in Contaminated Land Risk Assessment

Date: 8 December 2021

Hybrid In-person and Virtual Conference

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

Morning session

9:30 am Registration, tea & coffee

9:50 am Introduction – Kate Jones (RSC Toxicology) and Simon Cole (SoBRA Chair)

10:00 am Recent and upcoming issues in contaminated land – Theresa Cory (Environment Agency)

10:25 am Introduction to trace metal bioavailability for ecological receptors – Adam Peters (WCA Environment)

10:50 am Discussion and Questions to Speakers

11:00 am Morning Tea and Coffee Break

11:20 am Evidence review on the environmental, health and equity effects of remediation and redevelopment of contaminated sites – Danielle Sinnett (UWE)

11:45 am A case study in industrial brownfield investigation, decommissioning and remediation, and the application of innovative data capture methods to support robust decision making – Jess Shaw and David Atkinson (Arcadis)

12:35 pm Discussion and Questions to Speakers

12:50 pm Lunch

Afternoon session

13:40 pm SoBRA Annual General Meeting

14:00 pm C4SLs Phase 2 – Challenges and Outcomes – Simon Firth (Firth Consultants)

14:25 pm The importance of non-targeted analysis; what are we missing ? – David Megson (MMU)

14:50 pm Discussion and Questions to Speakers

15:00 pm Afternoon Tea and Coffee Break

15:50 pm Updates from Subgroups

16:30 pm Discussion and Questions to Speakers

16:40 pm Closing Remarks – Simon Cole (SoBRA Chair)

16:50 pm Drinks Reception