Join us for AEG’s Naturally Occurring Asbestos Symposium

Mark your calendars & register today for
Winter 2018 Naturally Occurring Asbestos Symposium
“Assessment, Monitoring and Mitigation of Naturally Occurring Asbestos (NOA) and Elongate Mineral Particle (EMP) Hazards”

January 17, 2018

Note! We’ve moved the symposium to a new location:
Preservation Park – Nile Hall
668 Thirteenth Street
Oakland, California

Parking available across the street at:
City Center Garage West (corner of 12th Street & Jefferson Street)

Registration Information

Registration / Check-In : 7:30am – 8:30am
Presentations : 8:30am – 4:30pm (lunch, coffee, snack breaks included)

AEG Members $150 (before December 20, 2017)
Non-Members $175 (before December 20, 2017)

Register Here


Speakers & Topics

This year’s Symposium features presentations on the following topics:

  • Update on the Calaveras Dam Replacement Project
  • Characterization of Chrysotile and Amphibole Asbestos in Soil, Air and Water
  • NOA Challenges at a Job Site
  • Risk Assessment at NOA Job Sites
  • Unexpected Occurrences of Airborne NOA at the Bayview Hunters Point Redevelopment Project
  • Summaries from the ASTM Johnson Conference & Monticello Conference on Elongate Mineral Particles
  • Geology of the Oroville Dam Area & NOA Issues
  • NOA at a Dam in Taiwan
  • Uncertainties in the Measurement and Mapping of Fibrous Minerals in California
  • Review and Discussion of the AEG Ad Hoc NOA Regulations Task Group’s Petition to Cal-OSHA Requesting Amendments to Title 8 California Code of Regulations, Section 1529 Relating to Worker Exposure to NOA Minerals
  • Review and Discussion: Interpreting and Implementing the Asbestos Airborne Toxic Control Measure for Construction: Similarities and Differences of Six Northern California Air Quality Management Districts
  • and more!