Eugene has over 40 years of Specialty Gas experience in production, laboratory, R&D, engineering and safety positions. He retired from Air Products in 2009 and formed Chemically Speaking LLC. Chemically Speaking LLC is a compressed gas safety and emergency response training and consulting corporation. Eugene first handled silane in 1972 when it was made in a small batch process. He was involved with the development of the initial pamphlet, P-32, the testing in 1996. He was the test director for the recent CGA silane testing in 2011 and 2012. He is also collaborating with Prof Chen of Kaohsiung First University of Science and Technology with his silane testing program. Since 2007 he has also coordinated over 12 silane safety seminars worldwide. He continues to investigate silane incidents worldwide. Eugene is a principal member of NFPA 55, 318 and 400. He is also active on ISO 10156 and 10298.