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The founder of Trussell Technologies, Inc., R. Rhodes Trussell, has a B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering from University of California at Berkeley. Dr. Trussell is a registered Civil and Corrosion Engineer in the State of California with more than 40 years of experience who has authored more than 200 publications. He is recognized, worldwide, as an authority in methods and Criteria for Water Quality and in the development of advanced processes for treating water or wastewater to achieve the highest standards. He has worked on the process design for dozens of treatment plants, ranging from less than one to more than 900 mgd in capacity and has experience with virtually every physiochemical process and most biological processes as well. Dr. Trussell is available to review and advise on any complex water quality problem. He has a special interest in emerging water quality problems and reuse.

Dr. Trussell served for more than ten years on EPA’s Science Advisory Board, on several committees for the National Academies, including as Chair of their Water Science and Technology Board. For the International Water Association, Dr. Trussell has served on the Scientific and Technical Council, Editorial Boards, and on the Program Committee.