The Texas Association of Environmental Professionals (TAEP) is the premier organization for environmental professionals in the State of Texas. One of the primary aims of TAEP is the advancement of the environmental profession and the establishment of a forum to discuss important environmental issues.

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October 19, 2023 TAEP Monthly Luncheon In-Person/Virtual

11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Speaker: Kesavalu Bagawandoss, General Manager Gulf Coast, SGS North America

Topic: Regulatory updates and Significance of Short Chain PFAS

Speaker Bio: 

Dr. Doss has spent more than 40 years in the analytical chemistry arena. Dr. Doss’ expertise
spans chemistry, environmental analysis, hydrocarbon chemistry (gas and liquids), forensics,
industrial hygiene laboratory services (American Industrial Hygiene Association [AIHA]
accredited), Air analyses (TO compendium methods), emerging contaminants - PFAS, 6PPD ,
6PPDQ, biota analyses, hazardous waste management, client services, management of
laboratories, laboratory builds, data validation, data management, sampling, laboratory audits
and litigation support.
Dr. Doss received his Juris Doctorate from Southern University Law Center and was a Law
Review Editor. He is licensed to practice law in Louisiana. He earned his Ph.D., Engineering
(Environmental Science) from the University of Oklahoma, his M.S., Chemistry from Wichita
State University and his B.S., Chemistry from Loyola College, University of Madras.

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1802 Shepherd
Houston, TX 77007
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