Air Quality and Human Respiratory Problems

ESC 2435 3 Quarter Hours
Course Level Undergraduate
Description Discusses particulates, such as asbestos or lead-rich dust, volcanic ash, or ash from forest fires and power generation; biological threats, such as pollen and methane from landfills or cattle feedlots; and gaseous chemical pollutants, such as radon and volatile organic compounds. As modern societies continue to pollute the atmosphere, human respiratory problems increase exponentially with decreasing air quality. Includes current air-quality legal standards and methods of monitoring air quality. Prereq. CHM 1011 and ESC 1105.

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There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2009 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Upcoming Academic Term Dates
  • Spring Term
    May 19, 2014 (6-week classes)
  • Summer Term
    Jun 30, 2014 (4-, 6-, and 12-week classes)
    Jul 28, 2014 (4-week classes)

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