Harry J. Elston

Dr. Elston is a physical chemist and a former US Naval Nuclear Engineer.  While in the navy, he specialized in chemical and radiological safety.  Post navy and graduate school, he specialized in reactive chemical safety, chemical and radiological exposure control and general industrial hygiene. He’s owned and operated Midwest Chemical Safety since 1996. He is a certified industrial hygienist and certified project management professional.  Dr. Elston has numerous professional publications and was the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Chemical Health & Safety from 1999-2019. He has won both the Howard Fawcett Chemical Health and Safety Award and the Tillsman-Skolnick Award from the Division of Chemical Health and Safety of the American Chemical Society and is a Fellow of the American Chemical Society.