Speaker profile : Bill Newman
Bill Newman has over 30 years of experience in applying bioremediation technologies for groundwater remediation. As the founder and President of RNAS Remediation Products he has formulated, manufactured and distributed millions of kilos of bioremediation products for thousands of projects around the world. RNAS Remediation Products is a leading supplier of bioremediation products with global distribution. Bill received his Bachelor’s degree in Biology/Water Science from Northern Michigan University and received his Master’s degree in Environmental Health Science and Environmental Chemistry from the University of Michigan. Bill started his career in consulting with the Traverse Group in 1985 working as an analytical chemist in Traverse City, MI. While working on the US Coast Guard Air Station Project he had the opportunity to work with John Wilson and his team of leading experts on some of the earliest bioremediation research projects in the country. In 1998 he started his own bioremediation consulting company which later became RNAS Remediation Products. In February of 2002 RNAS manufactured the first production lot of the Newman Zone emulsified vegetable oil (EVO), the first EVO bioremediation product sold in the US. RNAS Remediation Products has continued to develop industry leading products and offer a full suite of bioremediation solutions. Research and development has produced multiple US and international patents for remediation technologies. Our products have been applied in the US, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Mexico, the Netherlands, South Africa, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.