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William F. Carroll, Ph.D. Occidental Chemical Corporation (co-chair)

Former Green Ribbon Science Panel Member
Service Term: 2009 to 2015
Co-Chair: 2009 to 2013

William F. Carroll, Ph.D.

Dr. William F. Carroll, Jr. holds a B.A. in Chemistry and Physics from DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana, an M.S. from Tulane University in New Orleans, and a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from Indiana University in Bloomington. He is currently Vice President, Chlorovinyl Issues for Occidental Chemical Corporation in Dallas, TX, and also Adjunct Professor of Chemistry at Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana.

Bill is a Past President (2005) of the American Chemical Society and a current member of its Board of Directors. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry and chair or member of a number of committees for the National Research Council of the National Academy of Sciences. He is a member of advisory boards for the sciences at DePauw, Tulane and the Colorado School of Mines, and is 2009 chair of the Council of Scientific Society Presidents. He has chaired numerous committees for a variety of chemistry, plastics, fire protection and recycling organizations. He has served on expert groups commissioned by the United Nations Environmental Program, the US Environmental Protection Agency and three states. He holds two patents, and has over fifty publications.

Note: The information on this page was current at the time Dr. Carroll served on the first panel, but may not be current today.


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