Richard Bull, Ph.D.

Consulting Toxicologist
MoBull Consulting (Richland, Washington)

Richard Bull is a Consulting Toxicologist with MoBull Consulting, where he studies chemical problems encountered in water for water utilities and federal, state and local governments. Bull is a Professor Emeritus at Washington State University. Formerly, he served as a senior staff scientist at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Professor of Pharmacology/Toxicology at Washington State University, and Director of the Toxicology and Microbiology Division in the Cincinnati Laboratories for the EPA. Bull has published extensively on central nervous system effects of heavy metals, the carcinogenic and toxicological effects of disinfectants and disinfection byproducts, halogenated solvents, acrylamide, and other contaminants of drinking water. He has also served on many international scientific committees convened by the National Academy of Sciences, World Health Organization, and International Agency for Research on Cancer regarding various contaminants of drinking water. Bull received a B.S. in Pharmacy from the University of Washington and a Ph.D. in Pharmacology from the University of California, San Francisco.

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