Shawn Watkins
Shawn has a degree in Chemical Engineering with 10 years’ experience in technical sales, production and product quality improvement in the Pulp & Paper industry specifically. As one of LuminUltra’s Key Account Managers, he’s responsible for proposing and delivering microbial testing solutions to industrial customers for various applications, including Pulp & Paper, Industrial Water, and Cooling Towers. Though Shawn resides in Ontario with his wife and young son, we’re claiming his as a Maritimer as he was born and raised on the East Coast of Canada. Shawn’s an avid hockey fan, and despite living in Ontario, he does not root for the LEAFS. We’ll try to keep that under wraps Shawn 😉.

Most Wanted Microbes – Bacillus 

From the editor: This is the twelfth post in an ongoing series profiling microorganisms of particular significance in water and wastewater systems. In this series we will cover microorganisms of many types including some that are beneficial, inhibitory and pathogenic. Bacillus is a genus of microbes that has many positive uses in various industries such as medical care, and veterinary care,… Read More