Heather Barbare, P.E. CHMM
Solid Waste Permitting Unit,Hazardous Materials and Waste Management Division-Colorado
Heather Barbare is an engineer with the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. Heather has worked for the CDPHE since 2015 and manages solid waste permitting projects. Prior to her work for the CDPHE, from 2014 to 2015, Heather worked for a local government managing solid waste projects and as an environmental planner. From 2005 to 2014, Heather worked as an environmental consultant specializing in remediation and environmental compliance. Heather earned a bachelor's degree in chemistry from the Colorado School of Mines and a master’s of engineering degree from the University of Wisconsin – Madison. Heather is a professional engineer and a Certified Hazardous Materials Manager.
ITRC Training Workshop: A New Understanding of 1,4-Dioxane Risk and Treatment
The Interstate Technology and Regulatory Council (ITRC) is a state-led coalition working to advance the use of innovative environmental technologies and approaches. The ITRC 1,4-dioxane team is composed of subject matter experts from public and private sectors who produced factsheets and a guidance document on the challenges associated with 1,4-dioxane and best practices in addressing it. This live virtual training presented by the ITRC 1,4-dioxane team experts will provide information, based on the latest research and regulatory updates, on the risks of 1,4-dioxane and best management practices associated with characterization and treatment.