MFG Chemical Welcomes New EHS&S Director

Barry Lassiter1MFG Chemical, Inc., is pleased to welcome Barry Lassiter as the new Director of Environmental, Health, Safety and Security (EHS&S), whose top priority will be to create a new culture of safety at the company’s Kimberly Park facility. Lassiter has more than 42 years of experience in various leadership and management positions in manufacturing, maintenance and EHS&S with DuPont and Invista.  During this time, he was also active in the community, serving on the State of Tennessee Governor’s Citizen Corps Advisory Committee, the Tennessee Safety and Health Council, and (CERT) Community Emergency Response Team training.

Lassiter is passionate about safety. “Safety is a value, not a priority,” he said. “MFG is fortunate to have a man of Barry’s experience and dedication leading our safety program,” said Chuck Gavin, President of MFG Chemical.  “Barry is the person we need to help us establish a whole new culture of safety.”