EN2640 - Environmental Abatement-Air & Solid Waste

This course deals with air pollution and industrial solid waste treatment and abatement.  The first part of the course focuses on air pollution and its abatement. The second emphasis of the course is an introduction to knowledge, practices, and theories relevant to solid waste generated from industrial settings.  The characteristics, treatment processes, and plant operations to handle air pollution and solid waste will be studied.  Monitoring procedures and methods of analysis for air pollution and solid waste management are covered in theory and laboratory sessions.  Current and innovative treatment processes are covered with focus on industries operating within the province of NL.  Special attention is focused on provincial and federal environmental acts and regulations, in particular how these relate to decision making and best operating practices.

Prerequisite(s): MA1101; PH1101

This course is offered in the following programs: