Chemsultants International has hired Brandon True as a polymer chemist. In his position True will be responsible for analytical testing, product development, and problem solving projects. He will report directly to Berry Decker, PhD, technical projects manager.
True brings five years of silane, acrylic coatings and adhesives experience to the company. He started his career with Nanofilm Ltd. He has worked on formulating and compounding new products and coatings and co-contributed to a patent involving an anti-fog coating.
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