Expert in Flexographic Coatings and Ink Formulation and application
Expert ID: 733359 New Jersey, USA
Developed PSA to run in flexo press to do triple lamination Paper to PET Foil
Developed water based replacement for solnent based wire and cable coating
|Year: 1989||Degree: Chemistry||Subject: Organic||Institution: Rutgers|
|Years: 2007 to 2016||Employer: Aqua Based Technologies||Title: Technical Director||Department:||Responsibilities: Developed and put in to production all coating and adhesives for customers.
Technical Director Regulatory Affairs Manager. Adhesives Coating and Personal Care Formulator.
Master Formulator winner of the 2010 Coating of the Year from Paper Film and Foil Magazine for developing Aqualene 5000 (food grade grease-resistant packaging coating). Specialize in developing coatings and adhesives to run on flexographic presses. Also, developed water-based wire coatings.
Years of experience reverse engineering haircare and cosmetic products.
|Years: 2008 to 2009||Employer: Imperial Dax Corporation||Title: Quality Manager\ Hair Care Formulator||Department:||Responsibilities: I was in charge of the entire Quality Department, including handling all regulatory affairs, MSDS preparation, and ISO and REACH activity. I also formulated shampoo and petroleum based hairdressings with an emphasis on Natural Products. Day-to-day duties included Supervising GMP Laboratories, monitoring production batches, directing team to launch new products. Validated production batches, ensured regulatory compliance to GMP / GLP, FDA, CTF, CFR, compiled reports. Managed QC tasks, oversaw material selection, performed routine analytical tests, worked with raw material suppliers, developed product specifications, maintained and calibrated instruments.|
|Years: 2002 to 2008||Employer: Self Employed||Title: Consultant/ Chemist||Department:||Responsibilities: I was a contract chemist/consultant. My areas of expertise were in chemical formulating and quality control/quality assurance, GMP Auditing, USP, and FDA.|
|Years: to Present||Employer: Undisclosed||Title: Production/Quality Supervisor||Department:||Responsibilities: Production/Quality Supervisor for bulk dye pigment and organic intermediates facility.|
|Years: to Present||Employer: Undisclosed||Title: Project Development Chemist||Department:||Responsibilities:|
|Years: to Present||Employer: Undisclosed||Title: Quality Assurance Manager||Department:||Responsibilities: Hired as Quality Assurance Manager and then promoted to New Business Development.
Responsible for developing water-based optically readable, protective coatings for high speed flexography presses and coaters to enhance lower price and performance labels tickets.
|Years: to Present||Employer: Undisclosed||Title: QC Laboratory Manager||Department:||Responsibilities: Duties included supervising the plant’s QC Laboratory (which runs 24 hours a day) to ensure that the products made conformed to USP/NF, ISO 9001 and sanitation specifications. Responsible for monitoring U.S.P. supplements to keep analytical methods current and for ensuring that the lab conformed to FDA and GMP and sanitation regulations. Extensive validation, submission and methods development experience. Heavy HPLC experience and maintenance. Extensive experience in GC methods development and maintenance with both packed and capillary columns (HP5890, HP5840). Solely instrumental in the development and implementation of the regulations which enabled the lab to become certified by the NJDEP to conduct environmental testing (pH, TSS and BOD); responsible for overseeing all environmental testing and ensuring that the laboratory remained in compliance with all State regulations. Responsible for laboratory budgeting and the acquisition of equipment and supplies. Extensive customer service experience. Supervised two BS level and one MS level lab technicians (unionized). Reported to Hari Goel, Technical Superintendent. Left employment due to knowledge that plant was closing permanently.|