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Erin McElroy

Erin McElroy

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
Richland, WA 99352


Erin graduated from Washington State Universities Tri Cities in spring of 2015 with a Bachelor’s of Environmental Science and a minor in Geology. She joined the lab at the end of 2015 as a Post-Bachelor’s Research Associate and works primarily as an Ion Chromatography (IC) Analyst. In addition to ion chromatography Erin has become proficient in other lab instrumentation including the Shimadzu Total Carbon Analyzer and the Claisse M4 Fusion Instrument. Her responsibilities include sample preparation and data analysis, routine maintenance of IC instruments, as well as assisting in project specific experiments. Erin is considering topics for her graduate degree.

Research Interests

  • Environmental Remediation
  • Contaminant Immobilization

Education and Credentials

  • B.S. in Environmental Science (Honors), Minor in Geology, Washington State University Tri Cities, 2015.

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