Richard Parent - Consultox Limited

Richard Parent
Consultox Limited
P.O. Box 1239
Damariscotta, ME 04543

(207) 563-2300

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Richard Parent
Consultox Limited

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(207) 563-2300

I, Richard A. Parent, PhD, DABT, FATS, RAC, ERT, am a board certified toxicologist with over 12 years' experience in the field of industrial toxicology and an additional 25 years'
experience in litigation support for both the plaintiff and defense.  I have testified in
local and federal courts as an expert in toxicology and have given expert testimony in
the disciplines of toxicology and chemistry.  During my career, I have spent 10 years in
research on organic chemicals at American Cyanamid Company.  In the field of
toxicology, I have initiated and carried out an active program in product safety relating
to toxicology for the Xerox Corporation.  I have directed two contract toxicology
laboratories:  Food and Drug Research Laboratories, Inc. and Gulf South Research
Institute, Life Sciences Division.  In 1984, I established Consultox, Limited, a toxicology
consulting firm, and have since consulted in product safety for various industries and
have designed toxicology studies to assess the safety of materials being considered for
use in a variety of products.  For litigants, I have provided toxicological support and
have addressed causation issues for the plaintiff as well as the defense.  I am board
certified by the American Board of Toxicology, the Academy of Toxicological Sciences,and the Regulatory Affairs Professional Society.  I am a recognized expert in toxicology
in France and the European Community.  I present myself to the Court as an expert in the fields of toxicology and chemistry. Additional details are available on my website at