Douglas Keller is the Technical Lead for Equistar Chemical’s Pipe Resin Division. After receiving his bachelor’s in Chemical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, he has worked in various product development and technical service areas for Equistar Chemicals and its predecessor companies. He holds two U.S. Patents for additive improvements to PP and PE resins. He is an active member of ASTM, AGA, AWWA and ASME and has held several leadership positions with the Plastics Pipe Institute.