Expertise DescriptionI have over 25 years experience in Environmental and Hazardous Waste Management. My expertise includes: hazardous waste regulations; HWC MACT compliance testing programs; PC MACT compliance testing programs; environmental compliance audit; waste recycling patents; permit applications; and calculation of emission estimates and emission rates. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: source of a fire and fatality at a hazardous waste management facility; the cause of a railcar explosion in the vapor hood space at a hazardous waste fuel storage facility in a cement plant; testing regarding an accident in a cement plant clinker cooler; waste recycling patent dispute; bills on hazardous waste management and facility permitting.
My consulting services include: Design of hazardous waste regulations for potential use in a developing country; Evaluation of a draft waste fuel supply contract between a cement manufacturer and a waste management company; Management of HWC MACT compliance testing programs; Performance of a company-wide environmental compliance audit, including management strategies for more effective compliance; Preparation of a permit application for a new cement plant in the U.S., specifically made calculated emission estimates for metals and organics based on raw material inputs and process design; Development of corporate standard quality control procedures for alternative raw materials and fuels for cement plants.
Awards & Affiliation
American Chemical Society
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases