MS Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Environmental Sciences and Engineering, 2001
BS, North Carolina State University, Biology with Minor in Genetics, 1995
Member of the Society of Chemical Hazard Communications (SCHC)
Karin F. Baron, Senior Regulatory Consultant with Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®) has more than 15 years' experience developing, implementing, and managing complex chemical regulatory compliance matters for some of the largest industrial and specialty chemical companies in the world. Her primary areas of practice include hazard and risk assessment and communication, industrial hygiene and environmental health and safety (EHS) programs, U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations pertaining to food contact materials, and the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS), including compliant safety data sheets (SDS).
Ms. Baron provides clients with expert advice and guidance in a broad range of chemical-specific regulatory matters involving the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), the European Union's (EU) Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH), FDA, Canada's Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS), and the transport of dangerous or hazardous goods. She has received certifications from the Dangerous Goods Advisory Council covering the U.S. Department of Transportation under Title 49 of the Code of Federal Regulations (49 C.F.R.), the International Air Transport Association (IATA), the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code (IMDG), and the European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR).