Philippe Najean

Department of Water and Environmental Regulation
Philippe Najean

Philippe Najean

Department of Water and Environmental Regulation

Biography

Philippe Najean has a Degree in Environmental Engineering and a Masters in Chemical Engineering both obtained in France. In 2001, Philippe started managing a major olfactometry laboratory in Paris, led the French Standardisation Committee for dynamic olfactometry, represented France at the European Standardisation Committee (CEN) and was also one of the main advisors for the Minister of Environment in France for odour policies.

In 2008, Philippe opted for a new life in Australia and started a new role as odour expert at the Department of Water and Environmental Regulation. Philippe has managed departmental investigations into some of the most contentious odour and air quality issues in the Perth area and has led several projects in collaboration with various stakeholders related to odour monitoring, community engagement and the development of innovative approaches for odour assessments.

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