11/15/2018 Rock Dust Partnership Agenda

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Time Topic/Title Presenter/Facilitator
8 – 8:30 a.m. Arrival and Sign-in NIOSH
8:30 – 8:45 a.m. Welcome Dr. Jessica Kogel, NIOSH
Dr. R.J. Matetic, NIOSH
8:45 – 9 a.m. Opening Comments David Zatezalo, MSHA
Hunter Prillaman, National Lime
Emily Coyner, NSSGA
Ed Green, BCOA
Josh Roberts, UMWA
Mark Ellis, IMA-NA
9 – 9:20 a.m. Results of Rock Dust Toxicity Study Dr. Don Beezhold, NIOSH
9:20 – 9:35 a.m. Cost/Benefit Analysis of Treated Rock Dust Dr. Eranda Perera, NIOSH
9:35 – 9:55 a.m. NIOSH-PMRD Protocol for Assessing Rock Dust Performance Mike Sapko, NIOSH-retired
Connor B. Brown, NIOSH
Dr. Eranda Perera, NIOSH
9:55 – 10:05 a.m. Rock Dust Dispersibility Demonstration NIOSH
10:10 – 10:25 a.m. Explosion Testing of Wright Mix O2 Aerated Rock Dust Dr. Al Campoli, ESCI
10:25 – 10:40 a.m. Break
10:40 – 11 a.m. Foamed Rock Dust Research Connor Brown, NIOSH
11 – 11:15 a.m. Two-Part Foamed Rock Dust Harrison Chao, Allied Chemical
11:15 – 11:30 a.m. ImerCoal Moisture-Tolerant Rock Dust Anna Landreville, IMERYS Chemical
11:30 – 11:45 a.m. Huber MineBrite Rock Dust Lane Shaw, Huber Carbonates, LLC
11:45 a.m. – noon Discussion NIOSH
noon – 12:15 p.m. Concluding Comments Dr. Jessica Kogel, NIOSH
Dr. R.J. Matetic, NIOSH
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