Penn State Bioenergy Emissions Short Course 2012

Emissions and Health Impacts

March 22, 2012
Wildwood Conference Center
Harrisburg, PA


Program (click on titles to access presentations)

22 March, 2012
8:30  Sign in, coffee
9:00  Welcome and Introductions
9:15     Characteristics of biomass combustion emissions
10:00  An overview of health impacts from biomass combustion
10:45 Break
11:00  Liquid Biofuels: toxicology of biomass combustion emissions
11:45 Community health aspects of biomass combustion emissions
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Northeast perspectives on biomass emissions
14:15 What's new in emissions permitting in Pennsylvania
15:00 MACT and the future of emissions standards
15:45 Biomass Emissions Policy - priorities and needs, a roundtable discussion
16:30 Close


Speakers for this short course include nationally recognized experts in bioenergy emissions and health, including:  


This workshop was organized by Penn State Extension and the Penn State Biomass Energy Center.

Penn State is an Equal Opportunity University.

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