Environmental Science

Assignment 1: LASA 2: History of Environmental Issues for an Area

Assignment 1: LASA 2: History of Environmental Issues for an Area In this assignment, you will select one region of the world with known environmental issues and create a timeline of the events in this area, going back no more than 200 years. For example, you could choose to focus on the Gulf Coast in […]

Endangered Species

In keeping with the environmental concerns this week, discuss your initial reaction to the following statement. “Eventually, all species become extinct. Thus, it does not really matter that the passenger pigeon is extinct and that the whooping crane and the world’s remaining tiger species are endangered mostly because of human activities.” Do you agree or […]

Create a 7- to 10-slide PowerPoint Presentation that summarizes the history of waste management and regulation.

Unit I PowerPoint Presentation   Create a 7- to 10-slide PowerPoint Presentation that summarizes the history of waste management and regulation. Use the notes section in PowerPoint to narrate your presentation.   Be sure to address the following:  Provide one example of how a pre-industrial (before the 18th century) society or civilization handled its […]

Chemistry of hazardous materials question

Oleum or fuming sulfuric acid available commercially in concentrations ranging from 20 to 99.9% sulfur trioxide. A. What is the percent by mass of sulfur trioxide (SO3) if oleum is expressed as 3H2SO4 . 5SO3? Show your solution. B. Discuss at least three potentially hazardous features associated with concentrated sulfuric acid.

epslp1

WHO (2014). Infectious Diseases. Retrieved on 4/11/14 from http://www.who.int/topics/infectious_diseases/en/ WHO (2014). Vector-borne diseases. Retrieved on 4/11/14 from http://www.who.int/heli/risks/vectors/vector/en/ Healthline (2014). Disease Transmission. Retrieved on 4/11/14 from http://www.healthline.com/health/disease-transmission About John Snow (2014). Retrieved on 4/11/14 from http://johnsnowbicentenary.lshtm.ac.uk/about-john-snow/ John Snow and the Broad Street Pump (2014). Cricket 31(3), pp. 23-31, Nov. 2003. Retrieved on 4/11/14 from http://www.ph.ucla.edu/epi/snow/snowcricketarticle.html […]

environmental health

For this Assignment, you will take the perspective of a director of a regional Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) office. The national EPA Office of Environmental Information (OEI) has tasked all regional directors to identify an environmental hazard in your community by again visiting the EPA’s EJScreen tool at http://www2.epa.gov/ejscreen and enter a zip code (e.g., […]

Aviation weather

http://www.eas.slu.edu/People/CEGraves/EAS153/maps.html using the link above i need you to answer the following question picture 857-858 is one flight path and 855 – 854 are the second flight attached is the question   Turbulence, Icing, and Wind Shear Potential 10,000 ft Turbulence – Icing – Wind Shear – 15,000 ft Turbulence Icing – . Wind Shear […]

Research Paper

For this assignment, write about a hazardous materials incident or an environmental health and safety (EHS) project that involves a material(s) with a hazard(s) that falls under the hazard classification that we have studied so far (water/air reactive, corrosive, or toxic). The incident or project could be one that you have researched or been involved […]

environmental health part 2

Part 1: You are the public health director for the city. The controversial issue of adding fluoride to water is up for discussion before the City Council. Prepare a presentation (5–10) slides presenting the pros and cons of adding fluoride to the water, specifically in regards to human health. Present your recommendation for or against […]

What are the major sources of indoor air pollution in your home or workplace? What can you do to mitigate the effects of these pollution sources? Choose one of the air pollution disasters described in Chapter 1, and discuss the incident in detail. What w

Question 11 What are the major sources of indoor air pollution in your home or workplace? What can you do to mitigate the effects of these pollution sources?   Your response should be at least 200 words in length. You are required to use at least your textbook as source material for your response. All […]