Dr. James Dragun is the President and founder of The Dragun Corporation. Dr. Dragun is an internationally recognized expert in understanding the “fate” of chemicals in the environment. The author/coauthor of ten books on issues relating to the science of how contaminants behave in the environment, he is a sought after speaker and expert witness.
Over the past three decades Dr. Dragun has been asked to assist in evaluating some notable sites of contamination including Three Mile Island, New York and Times Beach, Missouri. Additionally, he was part of an international team of experts that were asked to assist the government in Kuwait in evaluating the environmental impact of the oil saturated sands following the Persian Gulf War in 1991.
In 2009 Dr. Dragun was named Senior Technical Advisor to the Chinese Environmental Protection Institute of Light Industry (EPILI). The EPILI is responsible for the largest soil remediation project in the Beijing province, a site that encompasses approximately 1,000,000 square meters. As part of his senior advisory role, in 2010 Dr. Dragun spent 10 days in China that included providing the keynote lecture at the International Conference on Remediation of Contaminated Soils.
Dr. Dragun’s accomplishments are listed in Who's Who in the World, Who's Who in America, and Who's Who in Science and Engineering.