Chemical Spill Prevention and Immediate Response – Hosted by UK and Ireland Spill Association

Time & Location

Thursday: 14.00 to 16.00, Stage 4


Mark OrrDirector UK and Ireland Spill Association Ltd

About this Session

Session Host:


Case Study Presenter:

Bill Atkinson – Chief Scientific Advisor and Pollutants Advisory Group Lead, Adler and Allan


Chris Ramsbottom – Head of Operational and Technical Support and Strategic Projects Team, Adler and Allan

Owen Lecraw – Environmental Services Operations Director, Adler and Allan

Marc Wolman – Senior Programme Manager, London Luton Airport

Alison Haynes – Environmental Consultancy Regional Manager, Adler and Allan


Part 1 Programme (14:00- 14:45)

  • Welcome and Introduction
  • Major Fire Incident case study – the NEW toxic chemical dangers of Li-ion batteries

Part 2 Programme (14:45-15:30)

  • Chemical response case study and root cause analysis
  • Hosted Q+A session from audience with panel formed from all presenters

Part 3 Programme (15:30 – 16:00)

  • Principle for use of vehicles, equipment and accessories using Li-ion batteries

Forming part of the 2-day UK and Ireland Spill Association programme – supporting “Chemical Spill Prevention and Immediate Response”.

Includes 2 -day ‘Chemical incident response’ open house clinic from the UK and Ireland Spill Assoc stand #N94