Raymond Colton is the founder and president of VR Analytical, a CRO that specializes in extractables and leachables testing (E/L). He has been working in the E/L field for over 17 years. He is the author of a book chapter, numerous presentations, and published papers. He was also the lead author of the first two papers about extractables and leachables published by the Bio-Process Systems Alliance in Bio-Process International. Colton earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from Clarkson University in New York, and a Master of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Washington.
He also obtained a Masters of Business Administration from New York University. He is a member of the Parenteral Drug Association, the BioProcess Systems Alliance and the Oregon Bioscience Association.