EHSM 110- Pollution Prevention

Study of various raw materials and chemicals used in industry, examining the changes that occur as they move through the industrial process and understanding the material balance concept of inventory. Discussion of applicable regulations will be included. Topics include the importance of waste minimization/pollution prevention concepts, storm water management, and residential waste generation, reduction and prevention. Students will develop a waste source reduction plan.

Prerequisite: None
Corequisite: None
Recommended Preparation: None
3 UNITS 3 hours lecture