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ViridisChem, Inc. announces the key member of Advisory board Dr. David Constable
ViridisChem, Inc. is excited to welcome Dr. David Constable, a well-respected scientist and industry expert in the field of green chemistry, as its Technical Advisor to guide through the development of company’s portfolio of software products.
Dr. David Constable is the Director of the ACS Green Chemistry Institute. From the end of September, 2011 until January, 2013 David worked as the owner and principal at Sustainability Foresights, LLC, a consultancy assisting companies with Sustainability, Sustainable and Green Chemistry, Energy, Environment, Health and Safety programs. His previous potions included VP of Environment, Safety & Health at Lockheed Martin and Director of Operational Sustainability at GlaxoSmithKline. In the GSK role, he championed Environment, Health and Safety support for New Product Development and Supply. He also led GlaxoSmithKline’
“It is a great honor to be able to work with Dr. David constable. His extensive industry experience in pursuing green chemistry adoption within product development, and his rapport with the industry experts qualifies him uniquely to guide us to pinpoint the scientist’s needs and help us develop very targeted and easy to use products. With his help, we hope to bring portfolio of software products that will allow scientists to define sustainable processes that take advantage of greener alternatives, and address improvements through every step of the process” Said ViridisChem CEO Neelam Vaidya.
“It’s a great pleasure to be working with ViridisChem and their development of tools that assists chemists in the evaluation and selection of chemistries that will have fewer sustainability impacts associated with them. Access to tools providing rapid, automated assessment of EHS impacts are essential if we want chemists to develop new chemical manufacturing processes that are more sustainable than existing processes.” Said Dr. Constable.
ViridisChem recently released its first product Green Pocketbook that offers 54 physical and toxicological properties of over 60 million chemicals, identifies regulatory concerns, and allows easy comparison among chemicals based on ecological, health and safety scores. So using this product, scientists get all the information they need to do chemistry, and are aware of the environmental impact of their decisions without going through extra efforts. Companies can also take full advantage of ViridisChem solutions by inclusion of company proprietary data into decision-making where scientists see an integrated view of the company's and ViridisChem's data. To enable this, ViridisChem data integration services that ensure strict data privacy and security within company’s firewall. For more information, please contact ViridisChem at email@example.com or visit http://www.viridischem.com. Check out the product overview video on youtube at: https://www.youtube.com/
Stay tuned for more rapid progress by ViridisChem in coming months.