Technical conference "Waste fires - threats, prevention and fighting"



Technical conference "Waste fires - threats, prevention and fighting"

Organizers: Wielkopolska Branch of the Association of Fire Engineers and Technicians, Provincial Headquarters of the State Fire Service in Poznań, Międzynarodowe Targi Poznańskie Sp. z o. o.

Deadline: October 18, 2023. time. 11.00.

Place: MTP grounds in Poznań, ul. Głogowska 14, during the POLECO International Fair of Environmental Protection.


The program will include:

- discussion of the conclusions from the analyzes of waste fires, e.g. in Przylepa near Zielona Góra and in the province of Greater Poland,

- pollutants released during waste fires and their impact on human health,

- electric vehicle battery fires - conclusions from fires, extinguishing methods, recycling of batteries and electro-waste,

- alternative sources of water for firefighting purposes in waste management enterprises.


The speakers will be specialists from the provincial headquarters of the State Fire Service, the Scientific and Research Center for Fire Protection named after J. Tuliszkowski National Research Institute, Polish Society of Fire Investigation Experts, Association of Fire Engineers and Technicians.

The conference is addressed to entities dealing with waste management, vehicle disassembly, local government units, including starosties and marshal offices, as well as State Fire Service officers, members of volunteer fire brigades, environmental protection inspectors, fire protection experts and specialists in this industry.

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