tapped Jason Brown as manager of the analytical chemistry department. He will be responsible for the day-to-day operation of the chemistry laboratory including sample flow-through, analyst training and compliance to industry standards. He will also focus on optimizing the work flow of the laboratory to increase efficiency and minimize turnaround times for testing. He previously worked as QC laboratory supervisor at Fujimi Corporation in Tualatin, OR. He is Six Sigma Green Belt Certified by the American Society for Quality (ASQ).