Elliott Chewins

Neothane Inc.

Elliott Chewins is the owner and founder of Neothane Inc. and has over 20 years of experience as a HazMat Technician, as well as an acting District Chief / Captain with the City of Vaughan Fire and Rescue Service. In response to the severe deficit in adequate tools and techniques for use in spills and breeches, Elliott has worked towards finding safer, quicker methods of response, that also reduce the amount of exposure to the hazardous product faced by the first responders worldwide.

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A New Perspective on Hazardous Materials Spills and Response

This seminar will focus on changing the response time, method and effects of hazardous materials spills, thereby, reducing the environmental impact. Often, responders can’t get to a spill until most of the product has been lost. Abatement of the spill then requires time consuming and rudimentary methods. That product has then, already leeched into the environment. We need to change response protocols, thereby reducing the effect and costs of hazardous material spills.


  • Greg Adamson: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Greg Adamson - Working Efficiently with your Lab

  • TBA: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    TBA - Vattenfall: enabling energy recovery from waste incineration

  • Kyle Dumke: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Kyle Dumke - On-site, Real-Time Screening for ACMs Using a Handheld NIR Analyser

  • Keith Donaldson: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Keith Donaldson - 10 benefits SCADA can bring to your business or organisation

  • Douglas Booker: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Douglas Booker - Sensing technology for measuring air quality in indoor environments