Severn Trent Services to host conference on evaluating arsenic removal solutions in Northern California

Identifying cost-effective and commercially-proven methods for arsenic removal treatment technologies is a growing concern to many municipalities in the west. In an effort to facilitate discussion and provide the public with information on state-of-the-art technologies, Severn Trent Services will host a conference to discuss arsenic removal solutions in Northern California.

Fort Washington, Pa., Jan. 13, 2004 -- Identifying cost-effective and commercially-proven methods for arsenic removal treatment technologies is a growing concern to many municipalities in the west.

With the January 2006 implementation date approaching, municipalities must quickly make provisions for meeting the new federal MCL of 10 ppb in drinking water. In an effort to facilitate discussion and provide the public with information on state-of-the-art technologies, Severn Trent Services will host a conference to discuss arsenic removal solutions in Northern California.

Topics scheduled for discussion include arsenic chemistry, arsenic removal treatment options, pilot testing, and full scale design and installation. The event is the fourth in a series of seminars that Severn Trent has organized in the Southwest. This one day free conference will be held Tuesday, January 20, 2004 in Sacramento from 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., complimentary lunch and parking. Seating is limited.

Located at the Doubletree Sacramento, Evaluating Arsenic Removal Solutions in Northern California offers public works professionals, state officials, technical experts and others the opportunity to participate in a detailed review of this pressing public safety concern.

Speakers include:
* Greg Gilles, Adedge Technologies Inc.
* Dr. Paul Westerhoff, Arizona State University
* Holly Shorney-Darby, Black and Veatch
* Michelle De Haan, Damon S. Williams Associates
* Bruce Macler, USEPA
* Rich Dennis, Severn Trent Services
* Tom Carmody, Severn Trent Services

To download a registration form, go to http://www.severntrentservices.com/whats_new
For registration information, contact Severn Trent Services at 215.997.3733 or info@severntrentservices.com.

About Severn Trent Services

Severn Trent Services (www.severntrentservices.com), based in Fort Washington, Pa., is a supplier of water and wastewater treatment solutions. The company's broad range of products and services is concentrated around disinfection and filtration technologies, pipeline analysis, rehabilitation and repair services, contract operating services, and state-of-the-art residential metering products. The company is part of the Severn Trent Group., Birmingham, England, an international environmental services company.

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