Department of Environmental Protection and Health Ecology

  • Head of Department:
  • Adela Krivohlavek, BSc, PhD
  • Telephone:
  • 385 1 46 96 240
  • Fax:
  • 385 1 46 78 015
  • E-mail:
  • ekologija@stampar.hr
  • Address:
  • Mirogojska cesta 16
  • 10000 Zagreb
  • Croatia
 

Main activities of the Department are: examination of health safety and quality of food samples, objects of common use and different environmental samples, such as: water, air, soil, waste and waste waters.

These procedures are implemented in order to monitor environmental factors with possible impact on health of citizens, to assess the extent of possible impacts and to manage evidence, advices and communication on possible risks, while understanding and taking into consideration the opinions, interests and values of all relevant stakeholders (experts, decision makers and public).

Department of Environmental Protection and Health Ecology is trained according to HRN EN ISO/IEC 17025:2007 for chemical, biological and microbiological analysis of food and water, drinking water sampling and analysis, ecotoxicological analysis of objects of common use, waste and soil analysis and sewerage pipelines and canals analysis.

Since 14th of May, 2014 business processes in the Department of Environmental Protection and Health Ecology are certified according to the UKAS Management Systems scheme by certification body Bureau Veritas Certification for ISO 9001 (CRO 19561Q / 01) and ISO 14001 (EN 19079/01).

 

Divisions

  • Water Safety and Quality Division

  • Division of Food and Consumer Goods Safety and Quality - Ministry of Health Reference Centre for Food Safety Analysis

  • Division of Food and Consumer Goods Microbiology

  • Division of Living and Working Environment

  • Division of Joint and Confirmation Analytical Methods

  • Division of Risk Assessment and Logistics