Ph.D, UL Corporate Fellow, Research Scientist
Bill is working on new program development, the technical basis for the development of standards and guidance for standards including the green chemistry and sustainable chemistry aspects of product environmental performance, validation of claims, and product certification. His work provides a strong technical basis for product environmental performance by using a deep scientific analysis of the environmental impact of a product while also assuring companies producing the product are using environmentally progressive manufacturing methods. Bill is member of the William Henry Merrill Society, a UL Corporate Fellow.
Before joining UL Environment, Bill was responsible for strategy and deployment of sustainability services and worked on the development of several specifications including standards governing the chemical content of products and was heavily involved in external standardization efforts for environmental issues in electronics.
Bill holds a BS in Chemistry from Southern Illinois University, and a Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry from Illinois Institute of Technology.