Peter James

Peter James

Arcadis Australia Pacific, Australia

Biography :

Peter is a registered professional chemical engineer with 34 years of experience in process engineering and environmental remediation in the US, Europe, and for the last 16 years in Australia. As a Senior Technical Director, he is responsible for designing/delivering environmental remediation and industrial wastewater treatment systems. Since 2012, he has developed PFAS remediation technologies including the decontamination of PFAS-impacted fire systems. In 2017, he lead the cleanup response to a large firefighting foam spill where an innovative cleaning agent was developed to remove PFAS from infrastructure surfaces. Currently, Peter is an Arcadis global lead for foam transition programs.