CHEMICAL PRINCIPLES OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE

11:375:202

 

Department of Environmental Sciences
Rutgers University

 

FALL 2014

MW 2:15 - 3:35 (Cook/Douglass 4th period)

Cook/Douglass Lecture Hall 103


Pre-requisite: General Chemistry 01:160:160 or 01:160:162

Text: Environmental Chemistry, 5th Edition (Baird & Cann, 2012), available at the Rutgers Bookstore
Professor: John Reinfelder ENRS Building, Rm 260


Office hours: Thursdays 1-3 or by appointment.
Phone: 932-5737; reinfelder@envsci.rutgers.edu


Basis of Grade: Group exercises: 25%; Homework: 25%; Exams: 50%
Harsh stuff:

  Late homework will be marked down 5% for each class day after the due date it is received.

  No make-up exams unless you or someone in your immediate family is ill and this illness can be verified by a note from the deans office.

  Attendance: If you miss a class, it is your responsibility to obtain notes from a classmate.  If you expect to miss one or two classes, please

   use the University Absence Reporting Website to indicate the date and reason for your absence and an email will be automatically sent to

   me.  

  Rutgers University Policy on Academic Integrity.


SYLLABUS

Lecture Notes

HW1 - due Sept 24


Heats of formation of gases
Temp Press Table
Prefixes used in scientific notation

Vertical profiles of elements in the ocean

Earth and Environmental Sciences Seminars at Rutgers

 


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Environmental Chemistry Links

Air Pollution Trends

Aura atmospheric chemistry project
Antarctic ozone hole

Aura ozone animations

Total atmospheric ozone over your house

Ground-level ozone maps

Mercury deposition (atmospheric) network

NJ Chemical standards for water and soil

Drinking water standards

Radioactivity in drinking water

            MacKay's sustainable energy book "Without Hot Air"            

 

General environmental links

            Sustainable Raritan River

            OurEarth.ORG

NJ Department of Environmental Protection

New Jersey Water Science Center (USGS)

New Jersey Meadowlands Commission

Hudson-Delaware Chapter Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry

New Jersey Water Environment Association

New Jersey Section American Water Works Association

 


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