David Buchalter joined RPS GaiaTech in 2006 and now serves as Director for the Compliance Services Group. He is responsible for managing all aspects of compliance services with various companies in the U.S. and abroad. As part of his work David works to ensure that ownership transactions address various aspects of permitting, various aspects of safeguarding, environmental planning, and reporting. As a result his team works on pre-deal compliance reviews and post-close corrective actions designed to bring company(s) up to prevailing standards and reduce future operating environmental and product risks. David also heads up our product compliance group which helps to ensure that manufacturers products comply with disclosure and registration laws in the various countries where the products are distributed. As a licensed professional engineer in several states, he holds a BS in Chemical Engineering from New Mexico Tech and graduate certificate in Hydrogeology from Georgia State University.