Centre Vision

As Australia's National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, we strive to provide leading-edge science to improve human health through a healthy environment. 

Centre Mission

  • generating new knowledge on the sources, fate, exposure, and effects of environmental contaminants and natural toxins in our environment.
  • using the knowledge gained to develop and apply improved tools and methodologies for assessing the risk caused to humans and the environment, and for minimisation of potential risk;
  • providing information that facilitates risk management through consultation, and in collaboration with stakeholders including regulators, communities and industry; and
  • providing education and training in environmental toxicology and risk assessment.
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