Provides Opinion & Testimony In:
Chemical Engineering, Air pollution, Water Pollution, Environment Pollution, Environmental Remediation, Site Assessment, EPA, OSHA, Health Safety, ISRA, Regulatory Compliance, Environmental Engineering,
Expert Witness No.698
Offering consulting and engineering services in the area of Regulatory Compliance for small to medium sized businesses. In the past ten years, we have specialized in solving
environmental, OSHA, DOT and other regulatory problems for our clients. We have the capacity to customize our services to the needs of a particular industry or client
problem. Special areas of expertise include penalty reductions especially with EPA and OSHA along with site assessments both for buyers and sellers.
Working jointly with individual businesses and their attorneys, we have provided substantial regulatory relief through fine reduction or elimination, preparation for
inspections, and negotiation with state and federal agencies. We establish protocols, plans and recordkeeping to keep clients in compliance. When necessary, process
changes or improvements have been designed, implemented, and validated. Some of the services we have supplied are listed in the table below:
Compliance Problem Resolution
Work with Local State and Federal agencies to minimize or eliminate penalties and requirements.
State and Federal Reporting Community Right to Know, Air Emissions, SARA Title III,
Pollution Prevention Planning, Hazardous Waste, etc
State and Federal Permitting Air , Water and Waste disposal permits. TSCA
Compliance Reviews Evaluate all aspects of compliance – Local, State, Federal, EPA, OSHA, DOT, FDA, etc.
Environmental Audits Evaluate entire business for potential environmental problems. Multimedia and HAZWOPER analysis
Litigation Support Provide expert reports, testimony Site Investigations for transfer of property Evaluate property for potential environmental problems. ISRA , ECRA, RCRA
Interface with State and Federal Agencies Negotiate on client’s behalf to minimize compliance burdens and penalties
Customized Required Plans Prepare OSHA , State and Federal approved plans for environmental, health and safety requirements
Employee Training Provide OSHA, DOT and State approved training as required
Process modifications Minimization of pollutants and costs
Design and Evaluation of Treatment Systems Evaluate and design treatment systems when required to minimize both capital and operating costs
Design and Engineering for Site Remediation Work with Local State and Federal agencies to provide site cleanup at minimum cost.
Water Compliance Work with local Water and Sewerage Commissions to bring facilities into compliance with both Local Rules and Clean Water Act Regulations
Massachusetts Institute of Technology,
Masters of Science Chemical Engineering 1976 –
Thesis: "Minimum Particle Diameters of Selected Aqueous Aerosols."
Fellowship sponsored by Armour Pharmaceutical.
Bachelors of Science Chemical Engineering 1975 – Minors in chemistry and biology.
Private Consulting Firm. Suffern, New York 1985 – Present
Privately held consulting and engineering company specializing in environmental
engineering, process design and technical management.
Technical Project Management including all aspects of interface between clients and
regulatory agencies. Agencies include representatives of local, state and federal
H.O.W. Research, Inc. New City, New York 1984 – 1989
Vice President of Engineering and Marketing
H.O.W. Research, Inc. is a chemical research company specializing in novel metal
materials produced by organometallic chemistry.
Research, Development, and Manufacturing Management
Marketing and Joint Development Projects with other corporations
GAF Corporation Wayne, New Jersey 1979 – 1984
Process Engineering Department
Waste Water Treatment Facility Binghamton Plant
Kay Fries Chemicals, Inc. Stony Point, New York 1977 – 1979
Development and Custom Synthesis Department
Waste Water Treatment Facility Support
Available upon request
SIGMA XI Scientific Research Association of North America
AIChE American Institute of Chemical Engineers
AAAS American Association for the Advancement of Science