Scientific services, analysis and advice
The Public and Environmental Health team play a critical role in the government's response to epidemics, civil emergencies and public health threats.
Public and Environmental Health consist of:
- Inorganic chemistry
- Organic chemistry
- Radiation and nuclear sciences
- Q-PHIRE Genomics.
Our highly trained staff can provide tailored method development, project testing programs, custom scoping and analysis, and consultancy services.
Food and beverage testing
We play an integral role in keeping food safe for Queenslanders.
Environmental testing and consultancy
Our laboratories provide a comprehensive range of testing services in suspected cases of 'sick buildings' and workplace chemical exposure.
Here you will find information about submitting samples to our Public and Environmental Health laboratories.
If you have issues or concerns about the quality of food, water or your environment, please contact the relevant authority.