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 Expert  717760

Expert in Cleaning Formulae & Government Regulations

Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

Minnesota (MN)
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Expert has spent the majority of his career with a specialty chemical company that formulates products primarily for metal cleaning, industrial water treatment, odor control and detergents. He is particularly familiar with both solid and liquid operations that include mixing, reactors, and material handling (pumps, pipes, valves, and conveyor belts). Expert has done a great deal of work with all types of surfactant systems, such as biodegradable anionics, cationics and non-ionics. He has used these surfactants in both water-based and solvent-based cleaning formulations.

cleaning agent




detergent formulation



Expert has done extensive work in the development of water-based, and especially, solvent-based cleaning products for the screen printing industry. The technology he has developed does not include the use of petroleum distillates or any other conventional solvents. The products are biodegradable, have a lower level of volatile organic compounds (V.O.C.), higher flash points, and are not considered hazardous material by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).

screen printing cleaning agent

While at Fremont, Expert was responsible for the safety and handling of a variety of hazardous materials. This gave him expertise in Department of Transportation (DOT), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and OSHA regulations. More recently, he has been very closely involved in helping clients understand and comply with government regulations pertaining to chemicals and some types of hazardous waste. He maintains familiarity with DOT, EPA, and OSHA regulations on both the state and federal levels.

Department of Transportation packaging standard


Department of Transportation structural code


Department of Transportation transportation code


Environmental Protection Agency regulation


environmental regulation


hazardous material handling


Occupational Safety and Health Administration regulation


toxic material handling


transportation code


false claims act

Expert has done a significant amount of work in the field of gas chromatography in the past five years. He is experienced in the use of both packed and capillary columns, as well as in the determination of high and low boiling solvents.

gas chromatography


gas chromatography application

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Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Minneapolis, Minnesota;  Saint Paul, Minnesota;  Rochester, Minnesota;  Burnsville, Minnesota;  Saint Cloud, Minnesota;  Eden Prairie, Minnesota;  and Minnetonka, Minnesota.

Often requested
with this expert:

Chemistry and Household Chemicals, Clorox, Product...
Cleaning Agents and Microbiology
Transportation: USDOT-USEPA-NHTSA-CARB, Safety Policy,...
Surfactant Chemistry

Year   Degree   Subject   Institution  
1965   B.S.   Chemistry   Louisiana State University  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title   Responsibilities

1989 to 2000


Expert & Associates





Expert managed operations of the company and continued in research and development of cleaning products for the screen printing industry.

1986 to 1988


Easiway Systems, Inc.


Research & Development




He managed the laboratory and did R&D on technology for cleaning products for the screen printing industry.

1985 to 1986


Certified Technologies


Research & Development




1976 to 1985


Fremont Industries, Inc.



Procurement Manager


1967 to 1976


Fremont Industries, Inc.



Chemist/Technical Supervisor


Career Accomplishments:

Expert is a member of Alpha Chi Sigma.


He is a licensed heating and cooling engineer in the state of Minnesota.

Publications and Patents Summary

Expert has had patents issued on chemical compounds for metal working.

Consulting Services:
Recent Client Requests:
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Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding your expert consulting needs.  Expert is available for consulting to corporate, legal and government clients.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Expert Witness:
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding expert testimony, litigation consulting and support, forensic services, or any related expert witness services.  A few litigation needs include product liability, personal injury, economic loss, intellectual property (patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright), and insurance matters.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Market Research:
Expert has developed and produced an entire line of new alternative chemistry for the screen printing industry.

Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding your marketing research, industry research, and company research needs.  For research needs involving multiple experts or secondary research, a Research Director can be assigned to coordinate the work into a custom report for you as a potentially quicker and more cost effective alternative to doing this work yourself or hiring a boutique consultancy.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Additional Skills and Services:

Expert has given seminars on new cleaning technology for screen printing.

Supplier and Vendor Location and Selection

He has extensive experience with vendor/suppliers for chemicals.


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