Cleanroom Protocol Expert 531648

Expertise Description

I have over 10 years experience in Cleanroom Protocol with expertise in contamination control, corrective measures, cleanroom construction protocol, certification, monitoring, particle counts, air velocities, pressurization, ionization, sound and light levels and frequencies, air handling systems and clean-air devices, and tool mini-environment certification. I have prior expert witness experience.

Food Safety Expert Witness 524519

Expertise Description

With more than 35 years' experience in the field of food safety, I have an expertise in microbiology; cheese manufacture and milk ultrafiltration that impacts the microbiological safety of dairy products; and optimizing starter culture fermentations; accelerated cheese ripening; and ultrafiltration technology. I have additional knowledge in butter microbiology, methods for detection of enteric bacteria (salmonella) and Listeria monocytogenes, the heat resistance of pathogens, the role of airborne microbes to food, and food factory environmental contamination. I have over provided consultations and deposition for over two decades as a food safety expert witness.

Groundwater Hydrogeology Expert Witness Santa Ana 524575

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience as a hydrogeologist with expertise in the exploration and development of water resources, installation and design of efficient water supply wells, groundwater basin operational yield studies, aquifer recharge/storage/recovery systems, contaminant migration investigations, and creative groundwater water-supply management and protection. I have additional knowledge in quaternary geology, water well design, hydraulics, and technology, fractured rock hydraulics, low-yield aquifers, borehole geophysics and forensic geochemistry. I have spent over 30 years providing deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony as a hydrology expert witness.

Civil/Environmental Engineering Expert Witness 523445

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in civil/environmental engineering. I have worked with water treatment, the design of water treatment systems, and remediating hazardous compounds in the environment. I have spent more than 20 years offering deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony as civil/environmental engineering expert witness.

Petroleum Fuel Expert Witness 520115

Expertise Description

With more than 35 years experience working in the petroleum and renewable fuels industry, I have spent my career focusing in the product areas of gasoline, diesel fuel, marine fuel, biodiesel, biofuels, jet fuel, heating oil, and fuel additives. I have also spent time providing consultations as a petroleum expert witness in Pennsylvania.

Underground Utilities Expert 518082

Expertise Description

I have owned and been employed by numerous companies for over 20 years in the business of providing underground construction for the placement of underground utilities and pipelines. My companies have served in both Prime Contractor and Subcontractor capacities. My expertise includes working with Underground Construction, Fiber Conduit Placement, Trenchless Construction, and Horizontal Directional Drilling. I have been providing expert witness services for more than 5 years.

Environmental Toxicology Expert 512098

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years of experience in the field of Chemistry with expertise in Environmental Toxicology. I have done research on food sterilization with active oxygen, stable standards for liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry, the determination of metals by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry, and the determination of volatile organic compounds by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry US EPA indoor radon. I have also developed and taught Quality Assurance and Chemical Hygiene courses for university graduate and undergraduate students as the Quality Assurance Officer. I have over 10 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Asthma And Copd 322823

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience as a Toxicologist. My experience includes the study of pulmonary toxicology involving pathologies such as asthma, reactive airway disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asbestosis, mesothelioma and pulmonary fibrosis – that may be claimed following chemical, drug, or particulate exposure. I am also experienced in evaluating the toxicological profile of a variety of consumer and industrial products, chemicals, and pollutants and performing health risk assessments related to such. I perform forensic toxicology investigations in the areas of alcohol and drug intoxication and impairment as well as food adulteration and contamination cases. I have experience in analyzing and evaluating genetic and genomic markers of toxicity and susceptibility in the modern field of “Toxicogenomics”, particularly with respect to benzene. I have prior expert witness experience.

Hydrogeology 325337

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in the field of Environmental Remediation, specializing in Hydrogeology. I have experience in assessment and remediation of soil and groundwater impacted by petroleum hydrocarbons, chlorinated solvents, and heavy metals. I have over 20 years experience in in-situ remediation as an environmental scientist, project manager, and contractor. I also have 5 years experience in the oil and gas industry as an oil exploration geologist working in Alaska and California. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Certified Residential Appraiser 161995

Expertise Description

I have many years experience as a Practicing Certified Residential Appraiser. I am able to provide analysis for complex litigation issues such as water intrusion / flooding, loss due to stigma, diminution of value by illegal structures, view obstruction, and various other causes. My experience includes: Real Estate Appraisal; providing valuations for divorce settlement; gifting; building envelope defects; building envelope issues; and probate or estate issues outside of the courtroom. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Hazmat Transportation Safety 107648

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience specializing in railroads and HAZMAT transportation and safety. My expertise includes: tank car loading and unloading operations; tank car mechanical inspections and evaluations; transportation of hazardous materials; toxic vapors; railroad main line and yard switching operations; safety consulting; accident investigation; Department of Transportation (D.O.T.) hazardous materials regulations; toxicity; rail car fleet inspections; rail operations; railroad commodity liability; and railroad injury. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Meterorology 96473

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as a meteorologist, specializing in air quality issues. My expertise includes: New Source Review (NSR) air quality permitting; regulatory compliance / negotiations; air quality permitting (NSR-PSD and NSR-Non attainment); regulatory analysis / interpretation; air pollution control technology evaluation (BACT, RACT, MACT, LAER); Title V permitting; air construction permits; permitting for nuclear and fossil utilities, and for lead, aluminum, paint, and cement; incinerators; co-generation plants; environmental impact assessments; and air pathway analysis, specifically for Superfund sites. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Chemical Engineering 96447

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience as a chemical engineer in areas of failure analysis, product liability, automobile accidents, fire cause and origin, chemical exposure, environmental contamination, regulatory compliance, agriculture, medical devices, and passenger restraint systems. My expertise includes: front / side airbags (failure, deployment, injuries); automobile passenger restraints (seat belts, infant, and child seats); chemical fires / explosions / damages (butane, solvents, crude oil, gasoline, natural gas, carbon dioxide, chlorine gas); toxic chemical exposures (benzene, ethylene oxide, bentonite clay, formaldehyde, hexavalent chromium) in industry, residences, government; environmental hazardous waste contamination (drinking water supplies, ground contamination, oil discharges); and regulatory enforcement (sulfuric acid leaks, ammonia vapors, hydrogen peroxide). I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Toxic Chemical Exposure 46386

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a practicing environmental law attorney and certified industrial hygienist (C.I.H.). My legal expertise includes: environmental due diligence; toxic chemical exposure; underground storage tanks; air pollution; hazardous waste disposal; groundwater contamination; environmental cleanup; abatement; and superfund sites. My health and safety expertise includes: toxicology; chemical exposure; microbial contamination; air monitoring / risk assessment (petroleum, heavy meals, toxic gases, dusts, chlorine, etc.); EPA / OSHA compliance; fire safety; site safety plans; chemical spills and emergency response / planning; regulatory compliance audits (hazardous waste disposal, air pollutant emissions, hazmat handling / storage); noise; ergonomics; laser safety; and ionizing radiation. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Plant Pathologist Crop Loss 55939

Expertise Description

I have 30 years experience as a plant pathologist researching concerns related to tropical fruits and citrus, in addition to research on indoor air quality problems caused by molds. My plant investigations include citrus diseases caused by viruses, nematode, and mold / fungi, in addition to post-harvest fruit decay, rot, fruit handling at packing houses, and shipping / transportation. My indoor air quality expertise includes allergies; mold remediation protocols and clearance tests; mold management / solutions; HVAC and microbial contamination; re-engineering to correct indoor air quality concerns; and water intrusion, in various buildings not limited to public and private education facilities, residential structures, medical centers, hospitals, and state and federal buildings. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience.

Certified Industrial Hygienist 55476

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as a Certified Industrial Hygienist concentrating on indoor air quality, sick building syndrome, microbial investigations, and exposure to wildfire smoke in the workplace, the home, and healthcare facilities. My experience encompasses investigations of multi-unit residential buildings; hotels, office towers; government offices; laboratories; day care centers; free-standing residences; research hospitals; and nursing homes. I specialize in microbial investigations; mold and fungi; allergens; and nosocomial infections. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience.

Safety 45825

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a practicing and consulting engineer concentrating in safety, environmental, and industrial hygiene practices for industry, government, manufacturers, utilities, health care facilities, and environmental consultants. I specialize in asbestos, hazardous waste, product safety, airborne contamination, chemical toxicology, ventilation systems, noise abatement, noise reduction, respiratory concerns, and radiation safety. I have additional experience with: respirator standards; indoor air pollution; occupational ergonomics; carbon monoxide poisoning and toxicology; confined spaces; silicosis prevention; laser safety; lead abatement; fungal remediation; mold litigation; excavation safety; and biohazard awareness. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, depositions, and courtroom testimony.

Industrial Cleaning 45080

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in industrial cleaning and manufacturing processes with expertise in biochemistry, clinical chemistry, analytical chemistry, process development, and failure analysis. My Areas of expertise include: high precision and general industrial cleaning; precision cleaning, critical and industrial applications; surface quality, surface preparation / cleaning; contamination control, cleanrooms and general industrial applications; product failure, failure analysis (including coatings and adhesion failure); catastrophic failure analysis, aerospace and biomedical; avoidance and correction of worker safety and environmental regulatory problems; and product and process development for suppliers of cleaning agents, cleaning equipment. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience.

Organic Chemistry 34333

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years in the field of Chemistry. My areas of expertise encompass water, food, and drug analysis; organic and inorganic chemical testing on water and wastewater; coliform bacteria analysis in water; and compliance testing for water utilities. My consultations further include qualitative and quantitative chemical analysis on diverse matrices for a variety of other cosmetic and hazardous substances. I have extensive experience in various spectrophotometric and chromatographic techniques. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Environmental Contamination 30320

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in real estate appraisal and brokerage. My prior projects include landfills, mental health/retardation centers, nursing homes, golf courses, ski resorts, incinerators and disposal wells, subsurface contamination from leaking underground storage tanks, tank farms, CERLA and RCRA sites, condemnation of right-of-ways, partial takings and inverse condemnation. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Nephrology Toxicology Internal Medicine 28200

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience in internal medicine, toxicology, medical toxicology, occupational medicine, alcohol, drugs, and nephrology, with a specialization in toxicology. I have testified in the California State Senate and the United States Senate on toxic groundwater contamination. I specialize in the toxicological and internal medicine aspects of injury in the workplace, product liability, personal injury, standard of care. I have more than 30 years experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Forensic Architecture 17940

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience in architecture and forensic architectural issues. My areas of expertise includes post construction building autopsy, professional standard of care, construction documents analysis, failure analysis (water infiltration / roofing failures), communication analysis between client, architect & contractor, change orders & correspondence clarification, and mold contamination in buildings. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Metallurgy And Material Engineering 8803

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in metallurgical and materials engineering. I have experience offering in-house analytical services related to characterization of advanced metallic, nonmetallic, ceramic, and composite materials, including metals, rubber, fiberglass, ceramics, and plastics. My areas of expertise include: product liability, personal injury, and patent infringement cases, as well as, failure analysis involving: general corrosion, wear, and mechanical issues; surface characteristics; product development and design; automotive failures (axles, springs, tires, engine components), welds, plumbing / piping, medical devices, chairs / furniture, industrial hardware and machines, construction defects, bicycle accidents, paint analysis, gas and propane explosions and fires, and food contamination issues. I have 35 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Toxicologist 500782

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Toxicology with expertise in human health and ecological risks associated with chemicals in the environment and workplace, and with consumer products. I have experience with directing, preparing, and reviewing health and ecological risk assessments and risk assessment work plans for hazardous waste sites, mine and smelter sites, Brownfields, air toxins, waste incinerators and other air toxic emission sources, rock quarries, school sites, military bases, radionuclide sites, and landfills. My experience also includes vapor intrusion risk assessments, indoor air risk assessments, Proposition 65 compliance risk assessments, crystalline silica exposure, consumer product safety assessment (especially nutritional supplements), building assessment, and contaminated building risk assessments. I have over 30 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Environmental Engineering 391017

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the fields of Environmental Engineering and Forensic Science with expertise in environmental due diligence, site assessment and site characterization. I have experience with contamination assessment, air emissions, oil and gas field legacy site assessment, multi-media environmental sampling and analysis (ambient air, household dust, water and wastewater, soil, sediment, and groundwater), chemical fingerprinting, fate and transport analysis, exposure and risk assessments, health and safety, risk analysis, remediation and restoration of contaminated properties, environmental restoration, and engineering cost estimates. Primary chemicals of concern have included petroleum hydrocarbons, toxic metals, radionuclides, Dioxins, PCBs, arsenic, carbon black, particulate matter, pesticides and herbicides, creosote and wood preservatives, biological pathogens, and conventional pollutants. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Property Damage 464082

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the field of Property Damage Assessment and Repair with expertise in property damage involving a covered peril or having recovery potential. I have experience with corporate management, project management, logistical planning and coordination, construction testing and evaluation, engineering oversight and regulatory agency negotiations. I have additional experience with environmental and non-environmental consulting, chemical handling, forensic engineering, construction management, agency negotiation and property damage costs recovery services. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Materials Safety 426409

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in the field of Chemical and Materials Safety. My experience includes incident investigations and assessments for industrial, commercial, and domestic applications. I am highly knowledgeable in chemical material analysis; air emissions; chemical and material forensics; petrochemical characterization; unknown material identification; failure analysis plastic metal; incident root cause; chemical material interactions; mechanical testing materials; failure modes and effects analysis (FMEA); soil, water, gas, testing, and analysis; chemical handling; chemical safety and exposure; EPA, OSHA, and federal standards. My additional experience consists of automobile fuel tank skid plate material, plastic bilge pump failure investigation, street paint pressure vessels, tiki torch burn injuries, carbon monoxide exposure, and industrial metal plating substances. My applications and experience includes plastics, metal alloys, composites, fuels, lubricants, compressed gases, dusts, emissions and all variety of chemicals. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Toxicology 354590

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the field of Forensic Toxicology, Chemistry, and Pharmaceutical Sciences. My expertise includes pharmaceutical compounding; polydrug interactions; nutraceuticals and herbal drugs; workplace drug testing; postmortem and human performance toxicology; pharmacogenomics; laboratory instrumentation and analysis; drug potency, sterility, and endotoxin testing; product contamination; pharmaceutical development and deformulation; critical review of laboratory procedures; and other areas of chemical analyses. My other consultations consist of cosmetic product-testing; complaint sample testing; analytical issues surrounding IP for cosmetic and drug products; and various product-testing analyses, such as high pressure liquid chromatography (HPLC), mass spectrometry, gas chromatography (GC), thin layer chromatography (TLC), and ultraviolent (UV) methods. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Geology And Hydrogeology 46424

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Geology and Hydrogeology. My expertise consists of geologic and hydrogeologic characterization, industrial storm water compliance, CEQA review, investigation, and remediation strategies. I am highly involved with environmental policy concerning hazardous waste, water resources, water quality, air quality, greenhouse gas emissions, and geologic hazards. I am also knowledgeable in perchlorate contamination, estimation of clean-up costs, and impediments to intrinsic remediation. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Home Inspection 411695

Expertise Description

I have 30 years experience in the field of real estate with expertise in Indoor Air Quality. My extensive experience includes microbial training and real estate, mold inspections, indoor allergen screening / assessment / random testing, biohazard awareness, home inspection, indoor air quality solutions, commercial and residential hygiene, environmental risk assessment and mold containment. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

315515

Expertise Description

P.E., Ph.D. – Consulting expert with experience in the field of Environmental Compliance and Engineering. Experience includes water quality and water supply; methane gas mitigation; municipal solid waste handling; waste-to-energy conversion; design, siting and integration of desalination, water recycling, and solid waste recycling facilities; environmental assessment and remediation of industrial facilities; water usage; petroleum products distribution; and large-diameter pipelines and pipe network hydraulics and design. Additional experience consists of water distribution networks, potable water supply, methane, mathematical modeling, pipeline system optimization, facilities optimization, and water treatment facilities. Prior expert witness experience.

Industrial Hygiene Osha 135071

Expertise Description

C.I.H – Consulting expert with experience in the field of Industrial Hygiene. Experience includes air quality, environmental contamination, environmental chemicals, environmental health and safety, environmental remediation, hazardous materials, indoor air quality, molds and fungus, and OSHA regulations.

Product Liability Chemistry Expert 346304

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the field of Chemistry, Contamination, and Product Liability. My expertise includes plastics and plastic products application; rubber and rubber products application; pipe systems(copper and plastic); coatings; sealants; sealant failures; adhesives; construction products / defects; chemistry-related issues; environmental issues; and urethane rubber and foams. I have prior expert witness experience.

Osha And Cih 135049

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in the fields of Indoor Air Quality, Industrial Hygiene, Noise/Sound/Vibration, industrial ventilation, Occupational Health, Safety & Environmental; Training, OSHA and EPA Mandated Programs. My consultations include developing and presenting employee training programs for respiratory protection, environmental risk assessments, air contaminant control ventilation, corporate safety programs, OSHA regulations and audits, surveys and inspections, sampling means and methods, and industrial hygiene and indoor air quality monitoring activities, as well as ionizing and non-ionizing radiation. I have further experience with clinical chemistry, clinical microscopy, and virology. I have extensive experience in Site-Work, Safety programs, Process Safety Management, Health and Safety Plans (HASP), Hazardous Waste, Radon, Hazard Communication Programs, Confined Space, Blood borne Pathogens, Lockout Tagout Programs, and related database programs needed to complete and compile information for EPA and OSHA mandated programs. My expertise also includes indoor air quality and environmental contamination, Industrial hygiene, mold, lead poisoning, and hazardous waste, including litigation support in Mold, lead exposure, Silica, Noise, Workers’ Compensation for chemical exposure, Hazardous Waste Site Management, and Process Safety Management. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Environmental Engineering 321268

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in Environmental Engineering. I have experience in virtually all aspects of contaminant release mechanisms and compliance; environmental assessment and remediation, with specific expertise in the due diligence and assessment process; soil and groundwater contamination assessment; fate and transport phenomena, including biological transformation and groundwater geochemical interactions; hydrogeological impact analysis; environmental and public health risk assessment; cleanup strategies and costs; building assessment; building sites; claims and loss damages; and the rules and regulations that govern these activities. I have over 20 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Chemical Plant 344157

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in Chemical Engineering. My expertise includes chemical reaction and explosion events; chemical plant design, simulation, and economic evaluation; reaction kinetics and catalysis; spontaneous combustion phenomena; activated carbon synthesis; flue gas mercury removal; water / wastewater treatment; chemical separations; heat & mass transfer phenomena; and flash pyrolysis synthesis of metallic nanoparticles. My professional experience includes work in: chemical processing industries, academia, government labs and federal contracts, and private consulting and expert witness service. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Chemical And Environmental Consulting 346554

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in chemical and environmental consulting. My expertise includes: wastewater treatment, computer modeling, site remediation and cleanup, plant security, chemical process modeling, explosives, remedial investigations, ISO 14000, drinking water treatment, and plant design. I have worked on municipal and industrial projects. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.