Daniel Pedersen, Ph.D., is Vice President of Science and Standards at Green Seal. He leads the creation and revision of Green Seal’s environmental leadership standards. Prior to joining Green Seal in 2012, he led programs in the private, public, academic, and NGO sectors in environmental science, research, fieldwork, chemical analysis, certification, laboratory accreditation, and education.. He is a certified lead auditor for ISO 9001, 14001 & 17025, studied in M.I.T’s Technology & Policy Program, and holds a Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering from M.I.T and a B.Sc. in Engineering from Swarthmore College.