Alex Korff is a Technical Sales Director with Höganäs Environment Solutions, LLC (HES) with a background in environmental treatment systems. His focus at HES is on iron media product and process applications, as well as, compound specific treatability. Alex has helped to develop the ever-expanding HES soil remediation product portfolio and has worked to optimize water treatment systems.
Before starting with HES, Alex spent several years as an engineer and researcher at the EPA facility in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. He is the co-author on multiple EPA reports, sampling methods, and remediation investigations. At EPA-RTP, Mr. Korff was a project manager for research projects concentrated on chemical/biological warfare agent, pesticides, and toxic industrial compound (TIC) remediation in indoor and outdoor environments. Before his shift into research and development, Mr. Korff spent some time in environmental consulting. Mr. Korff earned a B.S. and M.S in Environmental Engineering from Missouri University of Science and Technology. His thesis was on the treatability of chlorinated solvents with an enriched co-metabolic sludge and dehalococcoide consortium with a series of silicone hollow-fiber membrane bioreactors.