Welcome to Gossman Consulting, Inc.

The Business of Solving Problems

We offer a wide range of expertise including:

At Gossman Consulting, Inc., our goal is to provide the best service available worldwide in the challenging field of thermal treatment and waste co-processing. The experience of the GCI scientific and engineering professionals dates to the inception of waste fuel use in the United States. This experience and dedication to the highest standards, coupled with a high degree of responsiveness permits GCI to offer our clients substantial benefits.

What's New

Updated July 2023

Latest GCI TechNotes July 2023 "Hazard Assessment Methods for Controlling Risks to the Environment, Business, Workers and the Public"

Risk Assessment, Management, and Mitigation

David Gossman is a Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator and has performed many investigations of fires, explosions and incidents of chemical exposure and developed a comprehensive under-standing of what can go wrong and just how bad the end result of such incidents can be. He can bring that experience to bear on the needs of your operations analyze and minimize risks to people, business and the environment.

Technical Assistance in Litigation Proceedings

GCI can provide technical assistance to legal counsel in litigation involving chemical and environmental forensics, hazardous waste materials, hazardous materials handling, regulatory compliance, fires and explosions at hazardous waste facilities and injury or chemical exposure claims due to hazardous materials or hazardous materials operations. Please check out our sister business at http://gossmanforensics.com for more details on our services in this area.

Newsletters from Gossman Forensics, "Forensic Science Insights" are available via our Library menu at the top of the page.

David Gossman has a B.S. and M.S. in Interdisciplinary Physical Science, is a Fellow of the American Institute of Chemists (FAIC) and is a Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator (CFEI). He is a member of the American Chemical Society, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the International Society of Environmental Forensics and is an Associate Member of the American Bar Association (ABA)-Section of Environment, Energy & Resources and Section of Tort Trial & Insurance Practice. He is a member of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and the National Association of Fire Investigators (NAFI).

Over the past few years we have been working to develop technology to reduce mercury emissions from cement kilns and other industrial furnaces and combustion systems. On Mar 17, 2015 a patent on mercury emission controls was issued to David Gossman as the sole inventor - Method for reducing the mercury (Hg) and other metal emissions from a plant for manufacturing cement clinker and other industrial processes In 2020 this patented technology was released to the public domain. Let us know if you need help in adapting the technology to your facility. Please email or call if we can assist you with reducing mercury or other problematic emissions from your stack.

Read the publication from Gossman Consulting, Inc. - GCI Insights.

Learn the basics of developing a quality safety plan - "Safety Plans".

Check out information on safety issues when using alternative fuels and raw materials in cement kilns - "Safe Alternatives", International Cement Review, August 8, 2013, Cemnet.com.

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Gossman Forensics is a provider of chemical and environmental forensic services and expert witness testimony. The investigation of fires and explosion as well as chemical spills and releases are part of our services.

ChemRight Laboratories Inc. is a soil, water and plant analytical testing laboratory in Maquoketa, Iowa, owned by David and Susan Gossman who operate a farm in Jackson County.

TreeFarmProducts.com is a native hardwood supplier for woodworkers. TreeFarmProducts is now carrying a line of products for those planting and protecting trees.