CARY, N.C., March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Leaders from industry, government, and
academia will assemble May 11 - May 13 at Environmental Summit '98 to develop
strategies for proactive compliance and future initiatives that the 21st
century will require. Research Triangle Park, the location of the Summit, is
one of the nation's top industrial parks, containing both corporate and
industrial facilities on the leading edge of environmental management systems,
including Nortel, IBM, Glaxo, EPA, and NIEHS, defines the stated objective of
determining new, progressive solutions for current environmental problems, as
well as those to come in the next millennium.
The objective of the Summit is to develop a plan for industry on
proceeding into the 21st century in a manner that preserves and protects the
environment, works with government to establish effective environmental
regulations, and complies those regulations.
Industry and government leaders who plan to share their expertise at this
one-of-a-kind event include Red Cavaney, President, American Petroleum
Institute; Richard Doyle, VP, Chemical Manufacturers Association, Thomas
Cecich, Vice President, Safety & Environmental Affairs, Glaxo-Wellcome; J.
Charles Fox, Associate Administrator for Reinvention, US EPA; John H. Gibbons,
Science Advisor to the President, Office of the President of the United
States; and Dorothy Bowers, Vice President, Environment & Safety Policy, Merck
Company; and Virginia Snyder VP Environment and Sustainability, Nortel.
The following companies will be present to demonstrate solutions for
meeting challenges in the next millennium.
Aqualogic Inc. Basic Concepts Inc.
JDI Inc. National Seal Company
EET Corporation Tri-State Process Equipment
Accelerated Technologies Froehling & Robertson Inc.
Commercial Recycling Systems CSR Hydro Conduit
Miller Drilling Company Dryvac Environmental
The University of Findlay Dames & Moore, Inc.
Environmental Resource Center Koester Environmental Services, Inc.
Compuchem Environmental Center for Initiatives & Hands On Training
Environmental Summit '98 will offer the opportunity to interact with top
environmental, health and safety speakers who will discuss topics including
ozone depletion, ISO 14000, water and air quality, hazardous waste management,
risk management and assessment, pollution prevention, and transboundary
According to conference coordinator, Brooke Ramos, space is filling
rapidly and only a limited number of registrations can be accepted. For more
information on attending or exhibiting at Environmental Summit '98, visit the
Summit web site at http://www.ercweb.com/SUMMIT98; contact Brooke at 888-4ES-
1998, ext. 223; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; or fax: 919-469-4137.
For more information on this release, contact Brooke Ramos at
919-469-1585, ext. 223.
SOURCE Environmental Resource Center