Dr. Scott Coffin serves as a Research Scientist at the California State Water Resources Control Board, where he performs research and develops drinking water regulations for microplastics and other contaminants. Scott completed his Ph.D. in Environmental Toxicology at the University of California, Riverside, and wrote his dissertation on plastic as a vector for pollutants in estuarine and marine environments. Scott’s expertise are in data science, analytical chemistry, ecotoxicology, and risk assessment.