Hazardous Materials and Hazardous Waste
…WHO DEALS WITH ALL THAT STUFF?
OUR MEMBERS DO! The Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals (AHMP) is the recognized global leader and resource for hazardous materials and hazardous waste professionals, including the CERTIFIED HAZARDOUS MATERIALS MANAGER (CHMM) and related professional designations.
Since 1994, the Georgia Chapter of AHMP (GA-AHMP) has aggressively supported:
- Professional networking for Georgia-based HazMat Managers;
- Recognition of the Hazardous Materials experts in our community; and
- Advancement of the careers of professionals that are passionate about Environmental, Health, Safety & Security management
GOALS OF GA-AHMP
- Protect people from exposure to hazardous materials;
- Monitor the industries which interact with hazardous materials; and
- Defend the environment against pollution from hazardous materials
We achieve our goals by actively managing hazardous materials throughout their life cycle which includes generation, transportation, storage, use & disposal.
As a professional organization, AHMP also works to advance both the field of hazardous materials management and the careers of its members by supporting a community of professionals who jointly advocate for the public recognition of the value of the Certified Hazardous Material Manager (CHMM) credential and other EHS&S credentials, the standards they represent and the professionals who uphold them.
CHAPTER SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS
The GA-AHMP Chapter continues to provide technical meetings to support our members and other interested individuals interested in advancing their careers. In addition, the chapter continues to plan and our Annual John Scarano Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament and subsequent Scholarship Awards to benefit outstanding students pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees in environmental, chemistry, engineering, or geology.
JOHN SCARANO MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
JOHN SCARANO, our dear friend and colleague, passed away suddenly on Jan. 4, 2011. John truly was a foundational pillar of GA-AHMP and a champion for its growth and success; it is impossible to state how much he will be missed.
In honor of our dear friend and his gift for teaching, GA-AHMP established the JOHN SCARANO MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP to annually award scholarships to deserving college students majoring in EH&S-related fields of study.
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