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Journal Editor & Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief 

npj Materials Sustainability

Editor 

Journal of Environmental Management

Editor 

Waste Disposal and Sustainable Energy

Editorial Board 

Carbon Research     

Editorial Board 

Biochar 

Editorial Board 

Carbon Capture Science & Technology 

Associate Editor 

Journal of Hazardous Materials

Editorial Board 

Bioresource Technology     

Editorial Board 

Environmental Pollution 

Executive Advisory Board 

Advanced Sustainable Systems  

Academic Editor

Heliyon

Associate Editor 

Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology 

Associate Editor

Science of the Total Environment

Subject Editor 

Journal of Soils and Sediments

Editorial Board 

Chemosphere  

Coordinating Editor 

Environmental Geochemistry and Health

2023-Present

 

 

2022-Present

2022-Present

2022-Present

2022-Present

2021-2023

2019-2021

2019-2023

2019-2023

2019-2023

2019-Present

2018-Present

2018-2023

2016-2020

2015-2023

2014-2018

Professional/Academic Award

External Fund/Award Vetting Committee

Top 10 Outstanding Reviewer Award, Green Chemistry, Royal Society of Chemistry, UK

Excellent Reviewer Award, Journal of Hazardous Materials, Elsevier, The Netherlands

Top Reviewer Award, Waste Management, Elsevier, The Netherlands

Best Associate Editor Award, Critical Reviews in Environmental Science & Technology, Taylor & Francis Group, UK

 

Silver Medal, 48th International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva, Switzerland

2022 Best Paper Award, Carbon Research, Springer, USA

 

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

 

Silver Medal, International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva – Special Edition (Virtual Event), Switzerland

 

FCE Dean’s Award for Highly Cited Researchers, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

 

2020 Best Paper Award (Feature/Critical Review, Second Runner-Up), Environmental Science & Technology, American Chemical Society, USA

 

Top 10 Outstanding Reviewer Award, Green Chemistry, Royal Society of Chemistry, UK

Country Representative, International Bioprocessing Association, France

 

Young Scientist Award, 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

CEE Outstanding Teaching Award, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

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

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, Outstanding Professional Services Awards, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

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       

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2021-23

 

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2021

 

 

2021

 

2020

2020

 

 

2019

2019

2019

2018

2018

 

 

2018

 

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2017

 

2017

 

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2015

2014

 

 

2018

2018

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2017

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2016

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2016

2016

2015

Subcommittee Chair (Waste Management), Advisory Council on the Environment (ACE), Environment and Ecology Bureau (EEB), Hong Kong, 2023-2025

Council Member, Advisory Council on the Environment (ACE), Environment and Ecology Bureau (EEB), Hong Kong, 2023-2025

Chairman, Hong Kong Waste Management Association

(HKWMA), Hong Kong, 2023-2025

 

Vice-Chairman, Hong Kong Waste Management Association 

(HKWMA), Hong Kong, 2021-2023

 

Strategy Subcommittee, Council for Sustainable Development (SDC), Environment Bureau (ENB), Hong Kong, 2021-2022

Council Member, International Bioprocessing Association (IBA), France, 2019-2025

Appeal Tribunal Panel, Planning and Lands Branch, Development Bureau (DEVB), Hong Kong, 2018-2024

 

Scholarship Interview Panel, Hong Kong Scholarship for Excellence Scheme (HKSES), Education Bureau (EDB), Hong Kong, 2017-2023

Executive Committee, International Water Association - Hong Kong (IWA-HK), Hong Kong, 2015-2023

Independent Expert Reviewer, Study on River Revitalisation and Flood Attenuation Facilities for Hung Shui Kiu New Development Area. Civil Engineering and Development Department (CEDD), Hong Kong, 2021-2023

Independent Expert Reviewer, Guidelines on Design for Revitalisation of River Channel. Drainage Services Department (DSD), Hong Kong, 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 

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

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