Alejandra Borquez

Research Associate
Location: Southern Regional Center – Newberry, FL

Background

Born and raised in Santiago, Chile, Alejandra came to the US in 1990 with a BS in Chemistry and a Pharmacy degree. She has been with NCASI since 2007. Working primarily in the Wood Products Program, she maintains the Wood Products Air Emissions DatabaseĀ and provides support to Members by updating emission factors, reviewing reports, analyzing data and helping troubleshoot miscellaneous sources and pollution control device issues. Alejandra is also part of the Analytical Support team, where she is involved in nutrients analysis and is responsible for laboratory supplies and chemicals purchases.

Qualifications

  • BS in Chemistry and Pharmacy, University of Chile (Santiago)
  • Chemical Engineering, University of Florida (Gainsville, FL)

Research capabilities and/or focus areas

  • Pollution Control Devices
  • PM and HAP emission test report review
  • Wood Products emissions database
  • Analyses Tools; Nutrients Analysis
Phone: (352) 244-0889