Stroo Consulting LLC
Dr. Hans Stroo is an environmental scientist and sole owner of Stroo Consulting LLC. He has over 30 years of experience in the assessment and remediation of contaminated soil and groundwater, particularly in the development and use of in situ bioremediation. He currently provides technical support to the US Department of Defense (DoD) environmental research programs, as well as providing expert reviews for both private- and public-sector clients.
Hans was formerly a Principal Technical Advisor with HydroGeoLogic, Inc., where he provided technical support on large remediation projects for private- and public-sector clients. From 1988-2000, he was a Principal with Remediation Technologies, Inc. (RETEC), where he worked primarily on bioremediation of hydrocarbon-contaminated soils and groundwaters for private-sector clients. He has served as a technical advisor to DoD’s Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program (SERDP) and Environmental Security Technology Certification Program (ESTCP) for more than 15 years. In that role he has helped the program manager define the research needs, monitor progress on funded projects, and transfer the lessons learned to both practitioners and regulators.
Dr. Stroo received BS degrees in Biology and Soil Science from Oregon State University, an MS in Soil Science from West Virginia University, and a PhD in Soil Science (soil microbiology) from Cornell University. Dr. Stroo has served on several expert review panels and advisory boards for both government agencies and private companies. Recently, he served as co-chair of the SERDP workshops on Remediation of Chlorinated Solvents in Groundwater and Remediation of Dense Nonaqueous Phase Liquid (DNAPL) Source Zones. He is coeditor of four SERDP-sponsored monographs, In Situ Bioremediation of Perchlorate in Groundwater, In Situ Remediation of Chlorinated Solvent Plumes, Chlorinated Solvent Source Zone Remediation, and Bioaugmentation for Groundwater Remediation.
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