MR.OSSAI M. REUBEN
He is a Chartered environmentalist and Waste Manager with over twenty years professional experience. He holds a Master of Engineering Degree in Environmental Engineering and also a Post Graduate Diploma in Petroleum and environmental law. He is a professional member of the Chartered Institution of Waste Management United Kingdom, International Solid waste Association (ISWA), Vienna and Nigerian Institute of Architects.
Mr Ossai’s work experience includes design and construction of Wastewater Treatment Plant, Development of various waste management programmes and strategies including regional and solid waste management plans and waste minimization programme for factories. Ossai is the first African to be certified as International Waste Manager by International Solid Waste Association (ISWA) and he is the immediate past President of Waste Management Society of Nigeria. He is a member of Hazardous waste and Landfill technical working groups of ISWA.
Mr Ossai has served in many Expert Committees on waste management including National Committee on National Medical Waste Management Plans; NESREA review Committee on Waste Regulations. He is a Contributor to ISWA International Landfill Management and Operational Guidelines and currently lectures waste management at Post graduate level in the Prestigious IPS, University of Port Harcourt.