Carbon 101: 2 PM CST Nov. 9

Carbon 101: 2 PM CDT Nov. 9  Register Now

This webinar is designed to provide a basic understanding of carbon, including starting materials, processing techniques and properties.


Ralph Franco PE – Director Municipal Products – Calgon Carbon Corporation

Ralph has spent the last 27 years in the water treatment industry. He has a BS in Chemical Engineering from Penn State University as well as an MBA from Point Park University. He is a licensed Environmental Engineer in the State of Pennsylvania. He originally worked in the industrial water sector designing high purity ion exchange and reverse osmosis systems primarily for the cogeneration and chemical processing sectors. Ralph has also worked in the specialty membrane separations market and the municipal low pressure membrane market as a product manager. Ralph joined Calgon Carbon Corporation’s UV Technology Division fourteen years ago and now serves as the Product Director for Calgon Carbon’s Municipal Business Unit.

Eric Forrester – Municipal Applications Engineer – Calgon Carbon Corporation

Eric Forrester is an Applications Engineer for the Municipal Business Unit at Calgon Carbon Corporation, where he is responsible for product selection, treatment system design, and application troubleshooting for municipalities across the United States. He has been the primary technical point-of-contact for municipal PFAS removal applications since the announcement of the EPA Health Advisory level in May 2016. He graduated summa cum laude from The State University of New York at Buffalo, earning a B.S. in Chemical Engineering and a B.A. in Mathematics.