Lindsey PollardEmail: [email protected]
Phone Number: 978-934-3198
126 John Street
The Offices at Boott Mills West
Suite 14, Second Floor
As Special Projects Research Associate of the Toxics Use Reduction Institute at UMass Lowell, Lindsey works on a variety of projects focused on researching chemical hazards associated with consumer materials, finding safer alternatives and sharing findings with communities. Some of her more recent work includes an alternatives assessment of artificial turf, working with the United Nations Environmental Programme on a sound chemicals management guidance and working with the Green Chemistry and Commerce Council in Lowell to find safer personal care preservatives. Prior to TURI, Lindsey worked in the field and lab as an aquatic ecologist at Arizona State University and the University of Texas at Austin Marine Science Institute. She received her Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in biology from the University of North Carolina, Greensboro. Lindsey is passionate about the environment and helping to educate communities on how to make safer and healthy choices.