Mark Saffari

Mark Saffari

Expertise: Senior Chemist
Affiliation: Environment Canada, Pacific and Yukon Region, Pacific Environmental Science Centre, North Vancouver, BC
Certification/Education:
B.Sc. in Chemistry ( Simon Fraser University ),
B. Tech. in Environmental Engineering (BCIT)

Mark has been contributing to the Pavilion Lake Project for at least two years now, and was involved in the latest round of chemical analyses for Pavilion Lake 's pore water analyses in August.

Mark's main areas of activity are Analytical and Environmental Chemistry as they relate to Canadian regulatory and compliance issues.

Mark is specialized in trace metals analyses, and has worked in this field for over 19 years.

One of Mark's areas of interest (aside from his developing interest in the Pavilion Lake Project) is in the area of metal speciation using HPLC-ICP-MS technology.