Organisation profile

Organisation profile

The scientists in enviroCORE are researching innovative environmental technologies and biotechnologies with a view towards addressing major environmental challenges in areas such as biodiversity loss, soil and water quality, waste recycling, and sustainable food security and agriculture. Specifically, graduate students (MSc. and PhD.) and postdoctoral scientists in enviroCORE are researching in a diverse range of themes including assessment of soil health using bioindicators, microbial pathogens, development of nature based solutions for environmental remediation of polluted soil and water, enhancement of biomass transformation into biofuels, biogas and bioplastics, microplastics in freshwater ecosystems, sustainable pest and disease management in agriculture and silviculture and the development of environmental monitoring sensors and biosensors.

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land


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