Washington, DC

Lester Borodinsky, Ph.D.

  • Scientist
  • Direct Dial: +1 202.434.4154
  • Fax: +1 202.434.4646
  • Professional Assistants: Gaynelle Costner, Aileen Hamilton, and Amanda Davis, Ph: +1 202.434.4347

    Washington, DC

    1001 G Street NW
    Suite 500 West
    Washington, DC 20001

After obtaining a Ph.D. in Inorganic Chemistry, Dr. Borodinsky conducted research in synthetic inorganic, organic, organometallic and polymer chemistry as a post-doctoral research associate at the University of Georgia. He served as a review chemist for five years at the Food and Drug Administration, primarily evaluating matters concerning components of food packaging and color additives in medical devices. He has made numerous presentations regarding FDA's evaluations of food packaging materials.

Dr. Borodinsky's work at Keller and Heckman is focused on food-contact issues for jurisdictions around the world, and he serves as Technical Advisor to the Plastics Industry Association’s (PLASTICS) Food, Drug and Cosmetic Packaging Materials Committee. Dr. Borodinsky also provides technical assistance on medical device and pharmaceutical matters.