International Conference of Environment Contamination, Toxicology and Health (23-25 Sept. 1998)  

Project Title: International Conference of Environment Contamination, Toxicology and Health (23-25 Sept. 1998)

Applicant: Hong Kong Baptist University

Total Approved Grant: $61,000

Duration: 23/09/98 to 25/09/98 (3 days)

Project Status/Remarks: Completed

Scope: To provide a forum for local and overseas experts to meet and discuss the issues of environmental contamination and deterioration of natural resources and the scientific methods for evaluating their effect on human health.

Summary of the Findings/Outcomes: More than 120 abstracts written by experts from 19 countries, including Australia, Canada, U.K., U.S.A., Chile, Germany, India, The Netherlands, Russia, South Africa, China and Hong Kong, were accepted for oral or poster presentations. Selected papers (oral and poster presentation) were published in Chemosphere as special issue after peer-reviewed.