Kent starts the class off as he speaks on how to maintain contaminant deconstruction by leveraging microbial behaviors through biostimulation while also helping viewers grasp the importance of understanding analyzed metrics and the Parent:Parent Daughter ratio. Barry will speak on reduced volume and sustainability as keys to a competitive advantage through better process, better performance and better perception.
Kent Armstrong is the President of TerraStryke LLC and has over 35 years’ experience in the environmental industry. His responsibilities over those three decades have included wastewater treatment plant chemist/operator, college Human Anatomy instructor, to the design, implementation and oversight of private-government sponsored remediation projects. He started TerraStryke in 2008 to provide biostimulation additives designed to leverage existing site conditions and native microbial populations to realize safe, low-impact, cost-effective, destruction of soil and groundwater contaminants.
Barry Kroll is the Eastern Regional Sales Manager for ESC Lab Sciences and has been with the company for over 14 years. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Geology from the University of Wisconsin – Parkside and is licensed as a geologist by the State of North Carolina. As a licensed geologist, he worked as an environmental consultant for nearly 15 years prior to joining ESC, where he worked on and managed a wide range of project types including retail petroleum, real estate due diligence, industrial plant closure, and RCRA facility closure and post closure.