Shaun Clancy is Director of Product Stewardship for Evonik Corporation, the U.S. subsidiary of Evonik Industries of Germany. His focus at Evonik is on management of chemicals; communication of their hazards, exposures and risks; and how information on these topics are used to support product stewardship and compliance with pertinent laws. Shaun is a chemist, did his undergraduate work at the University of Buffalo, State University of New York and performed his doctoral studies at Northwestern University.
He chairs the American Chemistry Council's Health, Product & Science Policy Committee and represents Evonik on the ACC Nanotechnology Panel. He also represents Evonik on the Society of Chemical Manufacturers & Affiliates Chemical Risk Management Committee. Dr. Clancy is active in the International Organization for Standardization's Technical Committee 229 (ISO TC229) on Nanotechnologies, is the convener of Task Group 2 on Consumer & Societal Dimensions of Nanotechnology and is the US lead to Working Group 3 on Health, Safety and Environmental Aspects of Nanotechnologies. He participates in the Nanotechnology Committee of the Business & Industry Advisory Committee to the OECD, is the industry lead to the Working Party on Manufactured Nanomaterials (WPMN) Steering Group on Cooperation on Risk Assessment and Regulatory Programs and is also active in the Steering Group on Testing & Assessment.