About Our Team

Dr. Richard Lynch giving speechTeam ESMCorp

Environmental Safety Management Corporation, founded in 1992, is a family owned Industrial Hygiene / Environmental Services company that provides the highest level of industry standard and customer service in NJ, PA, DE, and NY.  For over 25 years we have taken the guess work out of complicated data to produce easy to follow remediation plans that solves any problem that we come across.

The problems that we frequently solve include subpar indoor air quality, mold and microbial growth, Infection control, Legionella presence, OSHA Compliance, Emergency response, asbestos and lead abatement, and much more.  Environmental Safety Management Corporation is dedicated to be the most responsive, highly qualified experts to ever solve a problem!

ESMCorp’s Credentials

Team ESMCorp has many top level credentials for our customers to rest assured upon.

Formal Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Public Health
  • Master of Science in Industrial Hygiene
  • Master of Business Administration in Environmental Sustainability
  • Bachelor of Science in Physics
  • Bachelor of Arts in Ecology

American Board of Industrial Hygiene

  • Certified Industrial Hygienist

American Industrial Hygiene Association

  • Fellow

American Council for Accredited Certification

  • Council-Certified Microbial Consultant
  • Council-Certified Microbial Remediation Supervisor.
  • Council-certified Indoor Environmental Consultant

American Hospital Association

  • Certified Healthcare Facility Manager

The Building Performance Institute, Inc.

  • Building Analyst

Dr. Richard Lynch

Dr. Lynch Silica Sampling

Dr. Lynch Silica Sampling

Dr. Lynch is the founding President of Environmental Safety Management Corporation, a full service industrial hygiene consulting firm specializing in indoor air quality, chemical exposure sampling, mold testing and remediation oversight, water quality testing, ergonomics, infection control, and OSHA compliance, serving clients in schools, manufacturing, healthcare and office environments since 1992.  Dr. Lynch is routinely consulted by defense and plaintiff attorneys seeking litigation support in matters related to indoor air quality, mold contamination and remediation, OSHA Compliance, and other issues.

Dr. Richard Lynch previously served as Assistant Professor of Industrial Hygiene and Public Health at Rutgers University.   He has authored numerous scientific peer-reviewed articles on air quality, mold, ergonomics, and occupational/environmental illness in journals including the:

  • American Industrial Hygiene Association Journal
  • American Journal of Industrial Medicine
  • Applied Occupational and Environmental Hygiene
  • Professional Safety
  • Environmental Health Perspectives
  • Risk
  • New Solutions
  • The NJ Law Journal
  • Energy Engineering
  • School Leader, and others.

In 2013 he was inducted as a Fellow of the American Industrial Hygiene Association and is the Founding Director of the Trenton Chapter of the Indoor Air Quality Association.

Dr. Lynch holds a Ph.D. in Public Health with a minor in Epidemiology from Robert Wood Johnson Medical School/Rutgers University, a Master of Science in Industrial Hygiene from Temple University, and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Ecology from Rutgers University.  He is Certified in the Comprehensive Practice of Industrial Hygiene by the American Board of Industrial Hygiene, and is also a Council-Certified Microbial Consultant, and Council-Certified Microbial Remediation Supervisor by the American Council for Accredited Certification.  He is also a Certified Healthcare Facility Manager by the American Society of Healthcare Engineers and the American Hospital Association.

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Richard A. Lynch, MBA, CIEC

Richard A Lynch performing legionella monitoring

Richard A Lynch Legionella Monitoring, shower filter

Mr. Richard A. Lynch is a Council-Certified Indoor Environmental Consultant (CIEC) with 10+ years’ experience in Indoor Air Quality, Mold Testing, Industrial Hygiene, Water Quality testing, and Energy Performance.