Emerging Contaminants Summit

March 10-11, 2020

Westminster, CO
The Westin Westminster
(only 15 miles from downtown Denver)

2018 Emerging Contaminants Summit Student Poster Presentation Winners

student alexandra podium1st Place

Alexandra Polasko, The University of California, Los Angeles

PRESENTATION: Biodegradation of CVOCs and 1,4-Dioxane by an Engineered Microbial



student camille podium
2nd Place

Camille Malcolm, University of Toronto

PRESENTATION: Determining the Pure-Phase δ13C Signatures for Different CFC Compounds for Use in Environmental Remediation Studies



student raul podium3rd Place

Raul Tenorio, Colorado School of Mines

PRESENTATION: Remediation of Aqueous Film-Forming Foam (AFFF)-Impacted Groundwater by UV-Sulfite Treatment: Application for Treatment of Per- and Polyflurooalkyl Substances (PFASs) in Groundwater


student raymmah podiumHonorable Mention

Raymmah Garcia, Oregon State University

PRESENTATION: Homologous Series to Find Hydrocarbon Surfactants in AFFFs and in AFFF-impacted Groundwater



ECS18 Student 1place
ECS18 Student Winners
ECS18 Student Winners Outside

2018 Emerging Contaminants Summit Student Program Participants

ECS18 Student Group