HKBU-RCEES Joint Institute of Environmental Sciences

 

 

 

Objective

Background

The Hong Kong Baptist University - Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences, Joint Institute of Environmental Sciences have been established since 2002 to strengthen environmental research and to enhance the collaboration between HKBU and RCEES of Chinese Academy of Science. Dioxin Analysis Laboratory is under this Joint Institute.

Dioxin Analysis Laboratory

It was built in April of 2003. As the sole academic dioxin analysis in Hong Kong, this facility is to utilize our experience in dioxin analysis to support researches related to dioxins as well as other persistent organic pollutants (POPs) and to provide analytical sevice to our society.

Dioxin Analysis Laboratory has developed and validated LC-MS/MS method for analyzing new POPs such as PFOS, and thus became the first laboratory in Hong Kong (Actually in Asian except Japan) to be able to test the new POPs. The laboratory has passed the annual HOKLAS assessment for both environmental and food dioxin testing.