LAWRENCE GUST, B.S.E.E. received his Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin in Madison. He has a 25-year business background with two Fortune 500 companies. He studied environmental technology at the International Institute for Building Biology and Ecology (IBE), Clearwater, Florida (www.baubiologieusa.com) and was certified as a Building Biology Environmental Consultant (BBEC) in 1992. He continues to teach at the Institute and is a member of the Board of Directors. Mr. Gust is a Certified Mold Remediator (CMR) through the Indoor Air Quality Association (www.iaqa.org).
He is the Founder of Gust Environmental, a company that serves the Southern California area. His company specializes in a complete assessment of indoor environmental health factors. Assessments are made using environmental guidelines developed by IBE rather than the less stringent industry or governmental standards.
Mr. Gust has the confidence of Holistic Healthcare Practitioners who refer patients when the case suggests that the home or working environment is part of the problem. These assessments include evaluation for mold, mildew, chemical and electromagnetic pollution, factors that can degrade the health supporting nature of the home. He has evaluated and recommended remedial measures in over 1000 residential and commercial buildings since 1993 and has also consulted on the environmental aspects of more than a dozen new homes and offices.
Mr. Gust recently appeared on the NBC Today Show in the segment Is Your Home Making You Sick? The clip of this appearance can be viewed at his website www.healbuildings.com. This site also contains useful information about indoor environmental issues.
Mr. Gust has offices in Ventura and San Diego, California and may be contacted by phone 805-644-2008 and email firstname.lastname@example.org.
He will speak on Cell Phones And Cell Towers: The Invisible Hazards In The Wireless Age.