Join The FREE JOIFF Shared Learning Subject Matter Expert Seminar – Foam Transition 21st July 2020 14h00 – 15h30 GMT

As part of our shared learning commitment to all JOIFF members and the wider industry, throughout 2020 JOIFF will be holding a series of Shared Learning Online Seminars

You are invited to join the Free JOIFF Online Shared Learning Seminar on the challenges faced by The End User On The Transition To Flourine Foams.
(You do not have to purchase or download software to join the Shared Learning Online Seminars)


Programme For the next JOIFF Shared Learning Online SME Seminar – Foam Transition
July 21st 2020. 14h00 – 15h30 GMT
JOIFF Shared Learning Online Seminars Presents: Dr Ian Ross & Peter Storch – FOAM – “Combining Fire and Environmental Engineering for Successful Transition to Fluorine Free Foams”

Date: JULY 21st 2020
Time: 14h00 – 15h30 GMT

Session 1 – 14h00 hrs GMT: 30 mins -What’s all the PFUSS about? – Ian Ross

Introduction to PFAS – PFacronyms
Why An Issue, Simple Explanations Of Persistence, Mobility, Toxicity, Bioaccumulation
History Of Concerns
PFAS In The News
PFAS Liabilities
PFAS In Firefighting Foams -Why An Issue, Cost To Clean Up, Liabilities
C8 vs C6
Sectors Who Have Transitioned

10 Minute Break

Session 2 – 14h40 Hrs GMT: 30 mins Fire Testing, Regulations, Treatment and Disposal of Foams – Ian Ross

Which Foams Contain PFAS (Class B) -AFFF, FFFP, FP

Regulatory Advances On Foams containing PFAS

Fire Hazard Management

Fire Testing, Compliance With Regulations – No Drop In Replacement

Regular Equipment Testing & Training With F3 Foams

Disposal Of Spent AFFF, FFFP, FP

10 Minute Break

Session 3 – 15h20 GMT: 30 mins -Foam Transition Example Projects – Peter Storch and Ian Ross

US DoD Foam Cleanout Project

Challenges To Overcome – Decontamination, Meeting Code, Equipment Changes, Insurance

Examples of Foam Changeout Projects

Seminar Q & A

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