Dr Megan Grainger

Senior Lecturer

Qualifications: BSc, MSc (1st Class), PhD Waikato

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Research Interests

  • Environmental Chemistry


Chemistry; Environmental Chemistry; Metals

Recent Publications

  • Grainger, M. N. C., Klaus, H., Hewitt, N., & French, A. D. (2021). Investigation of inorganic elemental content of honey from regions of North Island, New Zealand. Food Chemistry, 361. doi:10.1016/j.foodchem.2021.130110

  • Ranaweera, K. H., Grainger, M., French, A., & Mucalo, M. (2021). Repurposing construction and demolition waste: a review of current recycling strategies. Chemistry in New Zealand, (July/October), 56-60.

  • Höpker, S. N., Goswami, B., Grainger, M., Breitenbach, S. F. M., Hansen, M., & Hartland, A. (2020). Trace metal partitioning in cave (and cave-analogue) carbonate precipitates – towards a quantitative hydrological proxy in stalagmites. In K. N. Bassett, A. R. L. Nichols, & C. H. Fenton (Eds.), Geosciences 2020: Abstract Volume (pp. 136). Conference held at University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand: Geoscience Society of New Zealand.

  • Grainger, M., Field, R., Lane, J., & Manley-Harris, M. (2019). Kinetics of conversion of dihydroxyacetone to methylglyoxal in Mānuka honey. In New Zealand Institute of Chemistry Conference (NZIC2019). Conference held Christchurch, New Zealand.

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