Senior Scientist, Sevee & Maher Engineers, Inc.
Huqiu Zhang holds a PhD in organic chemistry. She provides technical consultation for product chemical safety and global regulatory compliance to clients in food contact material (including virgin and Post-Consumer recycled materials), food packaging and consumer product industries. Her expertise includes regulatory compliance strategies, implementation, and government agencies pre-market clearance and approval for new food contact materials; supply chain chemical management program and Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP); business Due Diligence, chemical hazard identification, exposure evaluation and risk assessment.
Huqiu is currently a senior chemist at Sevee & Maher Engineers. Her working experiences extends to the whole supply chain of food packaging and consumer product, with chemical industry (BASF/Ciba Specialty Chemical); material and compounding industry (GE Plastics); food/beverage industry (The Coca Cola Company); Testing, Inspection and Certification Industries (Intertek).
She played the critical role in opening communication channel between the US FDA and China MOH agencies. She built relationship and establishing project collaboration between the US SPI and China MOH agency in the areas of food contact material safety and regulations. She was invited as speakers in numerous international conferences in her areas of expertise.