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15-17 September 2020
AC Hotel Houston Downtown,
Houston, Texas

Translating scientific insight into commercial opportunities for NORM affected industries in North America

The only event dedicated to NORM, TENORM and radioactive waste in oil & gas, mining, water and other industries.

Designed by acknowledged industry experts for NORM regulators, operators and waste solution providers.


Due to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, NORM North America has been postponed to 15-17 September 2020. All participants and sponsors currently registered for the event have automatically been registered for the September edition of the event. No further action is necessary to confirm your participation.

Click here to find out how we will protect your booking rights and what precautions we will be taking on site.

NORM North America In Numbers


NORM and natural radiation management event in North America
Oil & gas companies
Waste management service providers

2020 agenda highlights

TENORM regulatory updates from the key states and EPA

Explore new business opportunities and technologies for management, disposal and safe transportation of TENORM with experts from Illinois, Montana, Colorado, Texas, Michigan and more.

Understand proposed revisions for the regulation of NORM and TENORM at the state and federal levels.

Day 1 agenda in detail >>
More O&G operators share their NORM management challenges and concerns

You will get access to the latest waste management techniques, practices and safety from the oil & gas operators including BP, Hess, Chevron, Chesapeake Energy, Baker Hughes and more.

Hear from them to ensure secure transportation of NORM/ TENORM, and understand how to manage public perception of NORM and radiation.

See the panel details >>
NEW for 2020: Oilfield operators panel

Chesapeake along with Chevron and a former Anadarko expert will discuss how operators manage their NORM waste, and analyse the current TENORM issues and challenges:

  • Dealing with inconsistent regulations between states
  • Guidelines for maintenance operations on TENORM-impacted equipment and facilities by employees and contractors

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NEW for 2020: networking dinner and drinks

True Anomaly Brewing Company
Wednesday 25 March 2020

Unwind after the conference day one, catch-up with your friends and peers in a truly unique, NASA-themed microbrewery, while enjoying their wild and sour beers.

Places are filling up fast – book your place to avoid disappointment.

More information >>
NEW Seminar: TENORM Detection, Measurement and Analysis
  • Where to find NORM/TENORM in oil & gas, mining and water industries?
  • Learn how to use detection instruments
  • Understand the units of measure
  • What lab tests should be run and why?
  • How the regulatory climate is related to measurement and characterization

Get a CPD certificate at the end of the seminar. 

View seminar agenda >>
Free passes for NORM waste producers

A limited number of complimentary VIP passes are available for NORM-generating companies.

To apply for your pass, please contact Charlotte Everett:


T:  +44 (0) 20 701 76942

Find out more >>

Are you a NORM waste producer?

You may be eligible for a complimentary VIP pass to attend NORM NA 2020. Terms & conditions apply.

Click the button below to find out if you qualify, see who you will be joining and apply for your free place.

CPD Points

NORM North America is a CPD is a CPD certified event. Attendees will gain 24 CPD points from attending the conference and the seminar. 

Raise your brand's profile in 2020

Whether you want to position yourself as an industry advisor through a high-level speaking slot, provide hospitality to all of our conference attendees or just generate new business connections, we can work on the right strategy for you to ensure you get the most out of NORM North America 2020.

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