Green Chemistry Scientist, Hazardous Waste & Toxics Reduction
WA State Department of Ecology
Saskia van Bergen is the Green Chemistry Scientist at the Washington State Department of Ecology. Her focus is to build a technically strong and vibrant green chemistry program in the State. In this capacity, she works with regional and national partners to develop, support and sustain green chemistry and safer alternative efforts. Previously, Saskia worked as an analytical chemist at several organizations including East Bay Municipal Utility District, Madis Botanicals and the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory. She holds a B.A. in Chemistry from Vassar College and a M.S in Agricultural and Environmental Chemistry from the University of California, Davis.