INTERA’s Angela Persico, Environmental Scientist, will be Chairing a session at the MINEXCHANGE 2022 SME Annual Conference and Expo, held February 27 – March 2, 2022 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Ms. Persico’s session will take place at 2 PM MT and is entitled, “Environmental: Green Mining Part III – Critical Minerals”. The objective of this session is to explore environmental concerns arising from increased critical mineral and REE exploration, mining, production, and disposal. INTERA’s Patrick Williamson, Principal Hydrogeologist, will also be in attendance and is the 2021 recipient of the SME Environmental Distinguished Service Award.  Annelia Tinklenberg, a Hydrogeologist with INTERA, will also be in attendance, and currently serves as the SME Program Planning Committee Chair of the Environmental Division Executive Committee. Ken Esposito, Principal Geochemist at INTERA, will also be attending the conference. For more information about the conference and to register, visit: SME Annual Conference & Expo | 2022