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chemist , food industry consultant

Robert Brian Huntoon, Chemist, food industry consultant. Served with United States Coast Guard, 1945-1946. Member Essential Oils Association (committee member), Flavor and Extracts Manufacturing Association(committee member), American Chemical Society, Institute Food Technologists, International Platform Association, Industrial Management Club (vice president 1967) (Woburn), Croton Yacht Club, Saugus River Yacht Club (treasurer 1967-1968).

Background

Huntoon, Robert Brian was born on March 1, 1927 in Braintree, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Benjamin Harrison and Helen Edna (Worden) Huntoon.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Northeastern University, 1949. Master of Science, Northeastern University, 1961.

Career

Analytical chemist, Massachusetts Department Public Health microbiologist Metropolitan District Commission, Massachusetts Department Public Health, Boston, 1950-1953; research and development chemist, Heveatex Corporation, Melrose, Massachusetts, 1953-1956; with, General Foods Corporation, 1956-1970; acting quality control manager, General Foods Corporation, Woburn, Massachusetts, 1965-1967; head group research and development, General Foods Corporation, Tarrytown, New York, 1967-1970; director quality control United States Flavor division, International Flavors & Fragrances, Teterboro, New Jersey, 1970-1983; manager technical services, International Flavors & Fragrances, Teterboro, New Jersey, 1983-1987; manager product development, International Flavors & Fragrances, Teterboro, New Jersey, 1987-1989; consultant, International Flavors & Fragrances, Teterboro, New Jersey, 1989-1992; independent consultant product development, since 1989.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for gelatin compositions and manufacturing processes. Research in flavor and food quality control.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Served with United States Coast Guard, 1945-1946. Member Essential Oils Association (committee member), Flavor and Extracts Manufacturing Association(committee member), American Chemical Society, Institute Food Technologists, International Platform Association, Industrial Management Club (vice president 1967) (Woburn), Croton Yacht Club, Saugus River Yacht Club (treasurer 1967-1968).

Connections

Married Joan Fairman Graham, March 1, 1952. Children: Brian Graham, Benjamin Robert, Elisabeth Ellen, Janet Lynne, Joelle.

father:
Benjamin Harrison Huntoon

mother:
Helen Edna (Worden) Huntoon

spouse:
Joan Fairman Graham

child:
Janet Lynne Huntoon

child:
Elisabeth Ellen Huntoon

child:
Joelle Huntoon

child:
Benjamin Robert Huntoon

child:
Brian Graham Huntoon