Hongda Yuan

hongda yuan
Agriculture & Biotechnology
Job Title
Supervisor, SRC Environmental Analytical Laboratories

Hongda Yuan is a supervisor in SRC Environmental Analytical Laboratories in the Environment and Biotech Division and leads its Aquatic Toxicology Laboratory. He obtained his M.Sc. in Environmental Toxicology from the University of Saskatchewan and a B.Sc. in Biochemistry from the University of Waterloo. Hongda is also an assessor with the Canadian Association for Laboratory Accreditation, and specializes in organics and toxicology test methods.

Posts by this Author

technologist checks tank at src aquatic toxicology lab
November 02, 2020
written by Hongda Yuan
Over the years, many jurisdictions have implemented requirements for industry and municipalities to conduct routine toxicity testing on their various whole effluents. Recognizing an opportunity to better support municipalities and industry, SRC created an Aquatic Toxicology Laboratory to help with testing.
src water sampling in northern saskatchewan
July 09, 2019
written by Hongda Yuan and Suzanne Johnston
It’s important for the health of our ecosystems that industry and municipalities monitor and measure the impact their activities have on aquatic environments. Extensive research in the field of aquatic toxicology has helped pave the way for standardized testing to ensure industry and municipalities are operating safely and responsibly.