Petroleum Technology in a Green Environment



Hazardous Waste Management & Pollution Prevention


Course Title
Hazardous Waste Management & Pollution Prevention

Course Date/ Venue
May 20-24, 2006/Emirates 'D', Crowne Plaza Hotel, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Course Reference

Course Duration
Five days

Course Description
This course is designed for engineers and technicians from a wide range of abilities and backgrounds and will provide an excellent introduction to mastering the management of hazardous waste materials as well as preventing contamination of the environment. This knowledge makes participants aware of the legal and regulatory aspects of pollution and the handling of hazardous waste materials within their plants. It will also allow them to reduce the amount of hazardous waste produced and save money through preventing personal injury and preventing or limiting the effects of accidental pollution.

Course Objectives
At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

·         Identify potential sources of pollution in and around your plant

·         Acquainted with the latest technologies and techniques for preventing Contamination/pollution

·         Acquainted with the latest technologies and techniques for handling hazardous Waste materials

·         Detect and measure the incidence of contamination

·         Have the skills for managing hazardous waste materials

·         Know how to plan for and deal with emergencies

Course Certificate
Petrolab Engineering certificate will be issued to all attendees completing minimum of 75% of the total tuition hours of the course.

Course Fee
US$ 2,950 per delegate. This rate includes Participant's Pack (Folder, Manual, Hand-outs, etc.), buffet lunch, coffee/tea on arrival, morning & afternoon of each day.

Who Should Attend

·         Environmental Managers/Engineers/Officers/Researchers/Personnel

·         Safety Managers/Engineers/Officers/Researchers/Personnel

·         HSE Managers/Engineers/Officers/Researchers/Personnel

·         Governmental / Regulatory Authorities

·         Water/ Sewage Treatment Departments

·         Municipalities

·         Universities/Academies Professors/Researchers

Accommodation is not included in course fees. However, any accommodation required can be arranged by Petrolab Engineering at the time of booking.

Course Instructor
Professor Guillermo Leal
( USA ) .. More

Course Coordinator
Ms. Florabel Mateo: Tel: +971 2 6277405, Fax: +971 2 6277407, Email:

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