Journal Editor / Editorial Board

Editor 

Journal of Hazardous Materials

Editorial Board 

Bioresource Technology     

Editorial Board 

Environmental Pollution 

Executive Advisory Board 

Advanced Sustainable Systems  

Academic Editor

Heliyon

Associate Editor 

Science of the Total Environment

Associate Editor

Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology

Subject Editor 

Journal of Soils and Sediments

Editorial Board 

Chemosphere  

Coordinating Editor 

Environmental Geochemistry and Health

2019-Present

2019-Present

2019-Present

2019-Present

2019-Present

2018-present

2018-Present

2016-Present

2015-Present

2014-Present

Journal Guest Editor

Managing Guest Editor

Special Issue (Advanced Functional Materials for Environmental Applications)

Environment International

Managing Guest Editor 

Special Issue (Biomass Valorization into Renewable Energy and Chemicals)

Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology

Managing Guest Editor

Special Issue (Recent Technological Development of Environmental Pollution Assessment)

Science of the Total Environment

Managing Guest Editor

Special Issue (Sustainable Utilization of Biowastes for Energy and Chemical Production)

Environmental Research 

Guest Editor 

Special Issue (Greener and Cleaner Methods for Remediation and Risk Management of Contaminated Land)

Environment International

Guest Editor 

Special Issue (Designer/Engineered Biochar for Sustainable Waste Management)

Chemical Engineering Journal

Guest Editor 

Special Issue (Emerging Applications of Biochar for Attenuating Environmental Pollution and Contaminant Toxicity)

Journal of Hazardous Materials

Guest Editor 

Special Issue (Advanced Site Characterization and Sustainable Remediation Technologies)

Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology

Guest Editor

Special Issue (Circular Economy and Environment with Emphasis on Waste Management & Resource Valorization)

Science of the Total Environment

Guest Editor

Special Issue (Biochar for Contaminant Management in Soil, Water, and Air)

Science of the Total Environment

 

Managing Guest Editor

Special Issue (Green and Sustainable Land Remediation)

Chemosphere   

 

Managing Guest Editor 

Special Issue (Sediment Pollution Assessment and Remediation/Management)

Chemosphere 
 

Guest Editor 

Special Issue (Clays and Clay Minerals for Pollution Abatement)

Journal of Hazardous Materials 

Guest Editor 

Special Issue (Sediment Internal Processes and Pollution Remediation)

Science of the Total Environment

 

Guest Editor 

Special Issue (Technological Innovation for Soil/Sediment Remediation)

Journal of Soils and Sediments 

 

Managing Guest Editor

Special Issue (Biowaste Valorization for Biofuel, Chemical, and Biochar Production)

Journal of Cleaner Production  

 

Managing Guest Editor 

Special Issue (Environmental Impact and Emerging Concerns of Biological Waste Treatment and Recycling Processes)

Chemosphere  

 

Guest Editor

Special Issue (Biomass Valorization into High-Value Chemicals and Biofuel)

Bioresource Technology  

 

Guest Editor

Special Issue (Biowaste to Biochar: Emerging Applications in Energy and Environmental Research)

Science of the Total Environment

 

Guest Editor

Special Issue (Heavy Metals in the Environment)

Chemosphere 

 

Guest Editor

Special Issue (Environmental Geochemistry and Health Implications)

Environmental Geochemistry and Health

 

Guest Editor

Special Issue (Environmental Management of Post-Epidemic Mass Carcasses Burial Sites)

Sustainability 

 

Managing Guest Editor

Special Issue (Persistent Toxic Substances in Agroecosystems)

Environmental Geochemistry and Health 

 

Guest Editor

Special Issue (Contaminated Land and Ecological Assessment)

Environmental Geochemistry and Health

2019

2019

2019

2019

 

 

 

 

2019

2019

2019

2019

2019

2019

2018

2018

2018

2018

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2017

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2016

2016

2016

2015

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2015

Professional/Academic Award

External Fund/Award Vetting Committee

Young Scientist Award, International Bioprocessing Association, France

Council Member, International Bioprocessing Association, France

 

Excellence in Review Award, Resources, Conservation & Recycling, Elsevier, The Netherlands

Best Presentation Award, 5th International Forum on Industrial Bioprocesses, Sarawak, Malaysia

 

FCE Dean’s Award (Outstanding Achievement in Research Funding), The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

CEE Outstanding Teaching Award, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

Most Valued Project Award (Merit), PTeC’s Outstanding Professional Services Awards, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

Gangwon Ambassador, Korea MICE Bureau, Korea Tourism Organization, Korea

Best Presentation Award, 2nd International Conference on Bioresources, Energy, Environment, and Materials Technology, Korea 

Gold Medal, 45th International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva, Switzerland 

Most Active New Consultant Award, PTeC’s Outstanding Professional Services Awards, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

Excellence in Review Award, Chemosphere, Elsevier, The Netherlands

Champion Prize of Environmental Paper Award, The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers, Hong Kong

Excellence in Review Award, Environmental Science and Technology, American Chemical Society, USA

Outstanding Reviewer, Environment International 

Outstanding Reviewer, Applied Energy  

Outstanding Reviewer, Environmental Pollution                   

Outstanding Reviewer, Chemical Engineering Journal  

Outstanding Reviewer, Bioresource Technology

Outstanding Reviewer, Journal of CO2 Utilization

Outstanding Reviewer, Journal of Cleaner Production 

Outstanding Reviewer, Construction and Building Materials

Outstanding Reviewer, Resources, Conservation & Recycling

Outstanding Reviewer, Science of the Total Environment 

Outstanding Reviewer, Energy 

Outstanding Reviewer, Journal of Hazardous Materials 

Outstanding Reviewer, Waste Management 

Outstanding Reviewer, Water Research 

Outstanding Reviewer, Chemosphere 

Outstanding Reviewer, Journal of Environmental Management       

2019

 

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2018

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2015

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2018

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2015

International Collaborator, UNESCO Chair on Groundwater   

Arsenic within the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development,

United Nations, Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), 2018-present

Appeal Tribunal Panel, Planning and Lands Branch, Development Bureau (DEVB), Hong Kong, 2018-2021 

 

Research Projects Vetting Subcommittee, Environment and Conservation Fund (ECF), Hong Kong, 2012-2018  

Energy Conservation Projects Vetting Subcommittee, 

Environment and Conservation Fund (ECF), Hong Kong, 2012-2018

    

CLP Energy Efficiency Fund Vetting Committee, CLP Power HK Ltd, Hong Kong, 2014-2018 

Interview Panel, HK Scholarship for Excellence Scheme, 

Education Bureau (EDB), Hong Kong, 2017-2019

Professional Judge Panel, Environmental Paper Award, 

Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE), Hong Kong, 2017     

Professional Review Panel, Green Product Accreditation and Standards (G-PASS), Green Building Council (GBC), Hong Kong, 2016-2018 

Task Force on Performance Review, Environment and Conservation Fund (ECF), Hong Kong, 2014-2018  

External Assessor, HK Green Innovations Awards, Hong Kong Awards for Environmental Excellence (HKAEE), Hong Kong, 2013-2018

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University