In the Beginning: The Clean Air Act

Tuesday, May 14 • 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm ET
Take a journey with us back to the beginning and learn the important history of the Clean Air Act. The Clean Air Act has served as the backbone for environmental regulations in the United States and still remains one of the most important pieces of air quality legislation in history. This webinar will provide a broad history and technical explanation of the Clean Air Act from its passing in 1970 to its major amendments and into the present, making it perfect for anyone who is just starting work in air quality or needs a refresher on the finer points of the Clean Air Act.

Member: $99.00; Nonmember: $149.00


Karen Brignac, Senior Compliance Expert with PPM Consultants, Inc.
Ms. Brignac is a Senior Compliance Expert with PPM Consultants, Inc. in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  She has 36 years of experience in industry and consulting.  Ms. Brignac has a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Oklahoma.  She has served as treasurer and chair of the Louisiana Section and is currently the Industry and Power Division Chair on the Association’s Technical Council.

Paul Algu, Environmental Scientist, RTP Environmental Associates, Inc.
Mr. Algu is an Environmental Scientist with RTP Environmental Associates, Inc. in New Orleans, Louisiana. He has over 8 years of multi-media environmental experience and currently works as a consultant focused on air quality permitting, compliance, and monitoring. Mr. Algu holds bachelors and master’s degrees from Louisiana State University in Environmental Management Systems and Environmental Science and currently sits on the Association’s Board of Directors as the Chair of the Young Professionals Advisory Council.