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

Time & Location

Thursday: 14.00 to 16.00, Stage 4


Owen LecrawEnvironmental Services Operations Director, Adler and Allan

About this Session

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

Session speakers:

HostMatt Clements MBA – University of Southampton

Planned contributing speakers/panellists:

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

Alison Haynes – Environmental Consultancy Regional Manager, Adler and Allan

Marc Wolman – Senior Programme Manager, London Luton Airport

John Holdridge – Senior Environmental Scientist at RSK Raw