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Upstate SC Environmental Briefing

  • Thornblade Club 1275 Thornblade Boulevard Greer, SC 29650 (map)
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You are invited to attend the Upstate South Carolina Environmental Briefing on Friday, March 15, at Thornblade Club near Greer.

The briefing is presented by the Williams Mullen Law Firm and is hosted by the Employers Network. The briefing offers an opportunity for Upstate environmental professionals to remain current on trending topics.

Registration will begin at 8 a.m. Presentations will begin at 8:30 a.m., and adjournment is planned for Noon.

Cost is $99 per person, and includes brunch. Advance, prepaid reservations are required.


Attorneys with the Williams Mullen Law Firm and government relations professionals from McMullen Public Affairs will present. Additional information, including all Briefing speakers, will be provided soon.

Air: This segment will review a multitude of recent Environmental Protection Agency guidance documents.

Hazardous Waste: This will include a discussion of the new definition of “solid waste” shaped by recent litigation.

Spill Reporting, Wastewater, and Proposition 65: This segment will include recent changes in “what is a reportable spill,? negotiating wastewater permits, and revisions to warning for products sold over the Internet to California customers.

Compliance: This presentation will review changes to Voluntary Disclosure policies, both Federal and State.

Washington update: Lewis Gossett, CEOP of McMullen Public Affairs, will discuss how the mid-term elections may affect the future of manufacturing in South Carolina.


Friday, March 15, 2019

8 a.m.: registration
8:30 a.m.: briefing convenes
Noon: adjourn


Thornblade Club


Fee is $99 per person for this briefing. Advance, prepaid reservations are required. Paying by credit card (American Express, MasterCard, or VISA) is the preferred payment method. Checks will be accepted. Checks must be made payable to Employers Network, and mailed to 1004 South Pine St., Spartanburg, S. C. 29302.

No refunds will be issued after March 7.

To register, call the Employers Network at (864) 585-1007. Your reservation and credit card payment can be handled at the same time.

You can also make a reservation by fax. Registering by fax hold your reservation until payment is received. You are responsible for submitting payment before the briefing date.

Click here for a fax reservation form.


From Interstate 85, take the Pelham Road exit (Exit 54)

Turn right onto The Parkway, and proceed to the third traffic light

Turn left onto Sonia Drive

Turn left onto Thornblade Boulevard

Clubhouse is located approximately three-quarters mile on the right

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