The Section is responsible for the planning, organizing and managing of the outsourcing and related activities of the Government Laboratory and to offer analytical and advisory services to support the Food & Environmental Hygiene Department for the protection of public health and safety and for support of its statutory functions under various regulations and ordinances.
The Section helps to implement the following legislations:
During the contract period, Government Laboratory would implement a number of quality assurance measures including on-site audits and quality control means such as introduction of blind samples/split samples and control checks to monitor the performance of the contract laboratories including the quality of the test results.
No key instruments are held by the Section.
For the targets and key indicators for food, pesticide formulation, seepage and swimming pool water samples, please click here for details.