Presenter: Mike Kirschner, Design Chain Associates
Mike is a product environmental compliance and performance expert who provides advice and expertise to manufacturers in a variety of industries. Mike helps manufacturers define, implement and troubleshoot internal management systems that result in compliant products, and assesses and monitors environmental regulations around the world on their behalf.
Mike was an original member of the California EPA Department of Toxic Substance Control’s Green Ribbon Science Panel and in 2014 was appointed to the American Chemical Society Green Chemistry Institute® Governing Board. Prior to joining ENVIRON, Mike founded product lifecycle and environmental consultancy Design Chain Associates, LLC (DCA), where he served as president and managing partner. He holds a BS in electrical engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute.