2017-2018 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    May 20, 2019  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ENV-204 Hazardous Waste Management


Credits: 3
Contact Hours: Lec 3
This course provides a foundation in which environmental science and protection technicians can study the impacts of hazardous waste and handing techniques. Topics include; the role of hazardous waste in industry, regulations and agencies, hazardous waste versus hazardous materials, creation and implementation of site plans, and site specific procedures. Classifying environmental hazards, personal protective equipment, environmental laws, and decontamination procedures are presented, along with discussions of environmental science and protection technician’s utilization of techniques in hazardous waste operations. Prerequisite(s): Grade of “C” or better in ENV 205  and PLS 255 .