April 2, 2024

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Ravi Arulanantham Earns AEHS Foundation Achievement Award

Geosyntec’s Ravi Arulanantham, PhD, was awarded the Association for Environmental Health and Sciences (AEHS) Foundation Achievement Award at the International Conference on Soil, Water, Energy, and Air. Ravi was recognized at the annual West Coast Conference on Wednesday, March 20, 2024, in San Diego, California.

Ravi is a Senior Principal Toxicologist based in California with more than 28 years of experience focused on developing public policies surrounding environmental compliance for land-use and water-quality issues. He is recognized as a leader in applying risk-based decision-making to develop remediation strategies for environmentally impacted sites and to inform public policies that address compliance for land use and water quality. In addition, he has served as an expert witness on numerous litigation matters involving chlorinated solvent releases, indoor-air impacts, human exposure to petroleum products, proper application of cleanup levels, and related topics.

As the first toxicologist for the California Regional Water Quality Control Boards, he provided expertise and leadership in expanding the application of risk assessment and risk management to the areas of policy development, case review, and staff training. Over the course of his career, he has spoken and lectured at universities and professional associations in the United States and worldwide.

Every year, the AEHS Foundation Advisory Board and Board of Directors choose one person who has significantly contributed to the environmental field and who has exhibited outstanding environmental stewardship. The award program is in its fourteenth year at the AEHS West Coast Conference.

The AEHS Foundation is a nonprofit, member-supported, professional organization. The foundation fosters communication and cooperation among professionals who assess, clean up, and protect soil, sediment, and water. The AEHS network spans professional disciplines, including biology, chemistry, geology, engineering, and regulatory science.

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To learn more about the award: AEHS Foundation Achievement Award (International Conference on Soil, Water, Energy, and Air)
To learn more about the conference: International Conference on Soil, Water, Energy, and Air
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To learn more about Ravi: Ravi Arulanantham