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Updated:2014/06/19

Establishing the Environment Research Center in 1992
The inland environmental pollution and its related issues are receiving more and more attention from different parties. In view of this, National Cheng Kung University established Environmental Research Center in 1992 and commissioned Professor Yeh, Mou-Jung as the director. Professor Yeh comes from chemistry background and has exclusive credit in water quality laboratory authentication recognized by top government body Environmental Protection Administration Executive Yuan. Professor Yeh has always been heavily involved in and in directorship of various environment monitor and management studies / research. 

Establishing the Resource Recycling and Management Research Center (1999)
Resource Recycling and Management Research Center was established by university’s Department of Environmental Engineering. It commissioned Professor Chang, Juu-En as the director in 1999. Professor Chang invites expertise from various disciplines in pursuit of developing technology in waste recycle and management.
 
Establishing the Environmental Resource Management Research Center in 2005
In 2000, no waste management / collection organization was present in the campus to collect and recycle school laboratory waste. In view of this, Ministry of Education commissioned NCKU to establish such Center and appointed Professor Wang, Hong-Paul as the director. At the beginning of 2005, the preparation for the Center was complete and received its permit to conduct campus waste collection and recycling. It now has started its 10-year project of ‘Environmental Resource Management Research Center Treatment Plant’s construction and administration’.
 
Establishing Sustainable Environment Research Center in 2005
In 2005, Professor Chang, Juu-En from Department of Environmental Engineering combined / integrated the work of three Centers together with research groups of Resource Recycling, Environmental Hazard Prevention, Environment Information and Management Policy to found top tier program Sustainable Environment Research Center (SERC in short).
 
 
Milestones/History
1992
Environmental Research Center was founded
1997
Environmental Research Center obtained laboratory permit from Environmental Protection Administration Executive Yuan
1999
Resource Recycling and Management Research Center was founded
2000
Environmental Resource Research and Management Center was founded to conduct Ministry of Education’s 10-years project “Environmental Resource Management Research Center Waste Treatment Plant’s constructing and administration”
2002
Ministry of Economic Affairs authorized Resource Recycling and Management Research Center to commence the two Science and Technology Programs
Construction of the Environmental Resource Management Research Center Treatment Plant building in An-nan Campus started
2004
Environmental Resource Management Research Center laboratory building was completed.
2005
Environmental Resource Management Research Center Waste Treatment Plant started the service.
Environmental Resource Management Research Center, Resource Recycling and Management Research Center and Environmental Research Center was combined.
2006
Sustainable Environment Research Center was founded and commence the projects “Top-tier Program” and“Science and Technology Programs”.
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