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Robert Gary Nemchin, American safety engineer. Recipient Cameron award, National Safety Council, 1979-1981.


Nemchin, Robert Gary was born on August 16, 1937 in Brooklyn. Son of Murray and Dolores Nemchin.


Bachelor, Hofstra University, 1959. Master of Science, Long Island University, 1965.


Research assistant State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, 1959—1962, Sloan Kettering Institute Cancer Research, New York City, 1962—1965. Principal chemist Melpar Inc., Falls Church, Virginia, 1965—1970. Senior chemical safety officer MeLoy Laboratories, Springfield, 1970—1974.

Manager safety and health Litton Bionetics Inc., Kensington, Maryland, 1974—1986, Bionetics Research Inc., Kensington, since 1986. Director corporation health and safety Organon Teknika Corporation, Durham, North Carolina, since 1987. Lecturer Northern Virginia Community College, Alexandria, 1973—1978, member curriculum advisory committee, 1974—1985.

Member standards committee 49 on biological safety National Sanitation Foundation. Consultant risk assessment, laboratory safety, fire protection and prevention, hazardous materials. Member Annandale Volunteer Fire Department, 1970—1983, chief, 1980—1983.

Member Fairfax County Fire Rescue Services Accident Prevention Board, 1980—1983. Consultant Fairfax County Hazardous Materials Response Team, 1981—1983.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Member of National Fire Protection Association, Virginia Fire Chiefs Association, Washington Chemical Society, American Biological Safety Association, American Chemical Society, American Society Safety Engineers, National Safety Council (executive committee research and development section, industrial division), Safety Council Maryland (director).


Married June Gay Levinson Nemchin, June 19, 1960. Children: Melissa Sue, Marlena.

Murray Nemchin

Dolores Nemchin

June Gay Levinson Nemchin

Melissa Sue Nemchin

Marlena Nemchin