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Event Details

General Information
Event Name: Incremental Sampling
Hosted By: U.S. EPA
Office of Superfund Remediation and Technology Innovation
Event Description:

Incremental Sampling is a two-day course that focuses on the theory and application of ITRC’s Incremental Sampling Methodology (ISM), composite sampling designs, and hybrids of the two. IS hybrid designs are useful to address multiple project goals simultaneously. Since “representativeness” is a key aspect of data quality and ISM/IS data are demonstrably more representative than most discrete data, it will be argued that IS data are indeed “better” than non-IS data. The course will answer questions such as:

  • What is the difference between ITRC’s ISM and EPA’s Incremental Sampling (IS) strategies?
  • Is there written EPA guidance? What features should an ISM or IS design have?
  • Can IS give project risk assessors the data they want, while simultaneously meeting the RPM’s own data needs for characterization or remedial design?
  • How are background concentrations determined and comparisons to background handled using IS?
  • do we know whether IS “worked” for the project?
Additional Information:

Daily Class Times:
Wednesday - 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Thursday - 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM 

Registration Status: Completed
Event Begins: March 04, 2020 at 8:30 AM
Event Ends: March 05, 2020 at 4:30 PM
For questions about this event, please contact: Jodi McCarty (ICF)
Phone: 773-934-3091
E-mail: jodi.mccarty@icf.com
Location
This event will be held at: U.S. EPA - Region 1
5 Post Office Sq.
Room 0107, Leighton Hall
Courtroom 6
Boston, MA 02109
Location Map:
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Location Contact Information: Cosmo Caterino
Phone: 617-918-1264
E-mail: caterino.cosmo@epa.gov
 
Hotel Information
Hotel name and address: Hilton Boston Downtown/Faneuil Hall
89 Broad St.
Boston, MA 02110
Phone: 800-445-8667 or 617-556-0006
Map of Hotel: Click here to view 
Hotel Website: http://www3.hilton.com/en/hotels/massachusetts/hilton-boston-downtown-faneuil-hall-BOSFDHF/index.html
Link for Hotel Reservations: https://secure3.hilton.com/en_US/hi/reservation/bo ... (link shortened for display)
Hotel Room Information: Rooms can be reserved until Feb. 04, 2020 under the hotel block name "EPACEC". Room rate $229 (+ tax)
   
   

 

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