Brief Profile : Dr. P.B. Rastogi has wide experience in appraisal and environmental impact assessment of the diversified category of projects including Oil & gas projects, Petro-chemical Refineries, Pipelines, Storage; Steel, Cement, Leather, Paper, Sugar Distilleries, Fertilizers, Dyes & Chemicals, Drugs, Fertilizers, Thermal Power Plants, Mining, River Valley, Roads, Infrastructure etc. More recently, he is assigned with nuclear, defence and strategic projects alongwith the policy and law. His exhaustive knowledge in the field of environment is utilized for suggesting innovative ideas and solving the problems. He holds Ph. D degree in Environmental Toxicology from Allahabad University and has carried out Post-Doctoral Research at the University of Massachusetts & Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA during 1985-1987. He has also studied at University of Bradford, Manchester Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh, U.K. in 1994, acted as Negotiator for International Treaties at Sri Lanka besides specialized training in Monitoring and Compliance at Cape Town. South Africa in 2008. He has several offices to his credit including Institute of Oncology & Preventive Medicine, New Delhi; Jawaharlal Lal Nehru University; University of Delhi; National Institute of Immunology, N. Delhi; National Institute of Occupational Health, Ahmedabad, Gujarat; Ministry’s Regional Office at Lucknow, U.P. & Chandigarh, World Bank assisted ICZM project at SICOM (MoEF) and Ministry of Environment & Forests, New Delhi. During his 33 years scientific career, he has published more than 60 articles / papers on Environmental Laws, Climate change, Energy efficiency, Bio-diversity, Metallurgy, Mining, Solid/hazardous waste management, Clean Technology, Environmental auditing, Environment management system and many more topics. He has also been invited to deliver keynote addresses/invited lecturers, as a guest of honour and Chairman to Sessions on various topics at the national/international seminars/symposia/workshops/ conferences.