Chinese National Engineering Research Center for Control & Treatment of Heavy Metal Pollution (CNERC-CTHMP) was formally approved by the State Ministry of Science and Technology in 2011 in Central South University. It is the national technology R&D and education base for heavy metal pollution.

CNERC-CTHMP consists of 42 permanent researchers, including 36 associate and full professors. Seventy percent of the researchers have overseas research experiences. One professor is the awardee of National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars, two Distinguished Professors for Changjiang Scholars Program, one Distinguished Professor for Recruitment Program of Global Experts, one Technology Pioneer of Hunan province, five New Century Excellent Talents of the Ministry of Education ....More