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 Expert  729529

Expert in Chemical and Regulatory Environmental Health and Safety Compliance Services

Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

California (CA)
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Summary of Expertise:

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Expert has over 25 years' experience in regulatory environmental compliance consulting and servives in the following areas:

1) Plans and permits for obtaining air quality, industrial waste, storm water, treatment, and underground storage tank (UST) permits for chemical plants and gas stations. 2) Conducted over 1000 UST secondary containment test, UST annual monitoring system certification test, and ust vapor recovery testing for gas stations, high-rise buildings, and hospitals. 3) Performed monthly UST designated operator for over 300 sites in California. 4) Obtained over 300 air, cupa, and fire permits for installation of phase I and phase II EVR upgrades of gasoline dispensing facilities. 5) Prepared Form R chemical toxic release, hazardous waste minimization, biannual waste plans and reports. 6) Reviewed and reformulated chemical products with safer and green chemical hazardous ingredients. 7) Prepared over 100 storm water reports, stormwater pollution prevention plans, and best management practices for plating, plastics, electronic, textile, oil refinery , and ink manufacturing companies. 8) Prepared over 2000 hazardous material management plans, fire and safery emergency monitoring plans, emergency response plans for chemical plants and gas stations in California 9) Developed CAL OSHA hazard communication program and IIPP for over 200 chemical plants. 10) Conducted OSAH safety training and environmental audit for chemical plants. 11) Cerified shipper and HAZ MAT shipper of petroleum products, have shipped over 20,000 gallons domestic and international 12 ) Conducted over 50 phase I and phase II enviromental assessment of contaminated sites 13) Obtained clenaup funds over 1.0 million dollars to clean up contaminated sites in California.


California Environmental Protection Agency


California regulation


environmental compliance


environmental regulation


expert testimony


state environmental regulation

Show Secondary and Basic Areas of Expertise
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Los Angeles, California;  Long Beach, California;  Santa Ana, California;  Anaheim, California;  Riverside, California;  Bakersfield, California;  Glendale, California;  Huntington Beach, California;  San Bernardino, California;  and Oxnard, California.

Year   Degree   Subject   Institution  
1975   PhD   Inorganic Chemisty   University of Nancy  
1972   MS   Inorganic Chemistry   Universty of Nancy  
1970   BS   Chemistry   Tehran University  
1984   MBA   MIS   West Coast University  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title   Responsibilities

1998 to




Chemical and Environmental


Founder; President; Environmental Consultant


Expert has spent over 15 years as president and chemical/regulatory environmental health/safety consultant at this corporation which he founded.

1979 to 1999




Los Angeles Refinery


Chemical and Environmenatl Compliance


He tested and developed rapid analysis methods of crude oil and reformulated gasoline to EC regular and EC premium with 10 percent ethanol.

Expert also prepared chemical and environmental compliance plans and conducted hazardous waste management of refinery waste.

1976 to 1986


ARCO Corporate Science and Technology Centre



Chemical and Material Scientist


Expert conducted research into alternative sustainable green materials, e.g., thermoelectric cells; fuel cells; hydrogen; magnesium hydride; thin-film solar panels doped with Selenium; and Magnesium/manganese oxide-doped catalysts.

Career Accomplishments:

American Chemical Society Air and Waste Management Association American Standard Testing Method Association National Health and Safety Organization


State-registered Environmental Assessor, REA (State of California / EPA) Accredited Professional Environmental Auditor Certificate of Control and Management of Hazardous Waste (UCLA) Certified Environmental Auditor

Publications and Patents Summary

He holds several U.S. patents and has authored numerous publications.

Consulting Services:
Recent Client Requests:
  • Expert in Preparing an MSDS form
  • Expert for consulting on Proposition 65
  • Expert for consulting on Air Quality.
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:
Expert Witness Experience Summary:
Benzene Exposure court case, Lead Exposure court case, Proposition 65 (California) court case.
Recent Litigation Client Requests:
  • Proposition 65 expert for consulting on CA Proposition 65 defense case.
  • Expert in intota for consulting on Proposition 65.
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.

Language Skills:
Foreign Language  

Market Research:
Underground storage tank regulations, testing, and compliance with fire and air quality local and state agencies.

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:

40 hours 29 cfr OSHA training, Emergency Response to Chemical Spills, Hazardous waste management and minimization of waste, Haz mat shipping by air IATA, and ground shipping, Haza communication Program, Fundamental of MSDS, fire safety, back injury, materials handling, Hazard of flammable liquids.

Supplier and Vendor Location and Selection

Emergency spill equipment, vapor recovery system, UST dispensers and underground storage tanks.

Other Skills and Services

Underground storage tank air quality testing and leak test of secondary contaiment test that have petroleum products


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