Preventing Flint – Environmental Engineering: Crash Course Engineering #29

Preventing Flint – Environmental Engineering: Crash Course Engineering #29

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A lot of work goes into managing our impact on the environment and its impact on us. That work is the work of environmental engineers. In this episode we’ll explore water quality, air quality, noise pollution, waste management, and more.

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RESOURCES:

https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2016/04/20/465545378/lead-laced-water-in-flint-a-step-by-step-look-at-the-makings-of-a-crisis

Flint Water Crisis/Recovery Efforts

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2017/09/21/flints-lead-poisoned-water-had-a-horrifyingly-large-effect-on-fetal-deaths-study-finds/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.52a9a486ecd5

https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/csem/csem.asp?csem=34&po=10

https://cpb-us-e1.wpmucdn.com/blogs.cornell.edu/dist/3/1009/files/2015/05/Water-Quality-Parameters-Sean-McGlynn1.pdf

http://omp.gso.uri.edu/ompweb/doee/science/physical/chsal2.htm

https://www.ehs.berkeley.edu/sites/default/files/lines-of-services/hazardous-materials/chemicalstoragebooklet.pdf

https://www.cdc.gov/co/faqs.htm

https://asm-air.com/airconditioning/electrostatic-air-filters-work-pros-cons/

https://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/es9710870?journalCode=esthag

Causes of Low Dissolved Oxygen and Impact to Fish

http://encyclopedia.che.engin.umich.edu/Pages/SeparationsChemical/Absorbers/Absorbers.html

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