2022-2023 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
    
    Dec 06, 2022  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

CHE 330 - Environmental Chemistry

3 credits
Prerequisite(s): CHE 311  and CHE 311L  
Corequisite(s): CHE 330L  
 It is a one-semester course that explores the fundamentals of environmental chemistry.  Topics covered include: the ozone layer, photochemical smog, acid rain, radon, the greenhouse effect, climate change, energy sources, pesticides, the chemistry of natural water systems, types of water contamination and remediation, bioaccumulation, heavy metals, and waste disposal.  Three hours of lecture are scheduled each week.