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Environmental Technology is a career field that incorporates the principles of science, engineering, and communication to protect and enhance the safety and health of the people and the environment.

Environmental Technology Links

  • Border EcoWeb
    An IRSC and SDSU website designed to facilitate public access to environmental information for the U.S.-Mexican border region.
  • California Department of Toxic Substance Control
    The mission of DTSC is to protect California's people and environment from harmful effects of toxic substances through the restoration of contaminated resources, enforcement, regulation and pollution prevention.
  • California Environmental Protection Agency
    The Cal/EPA website contains information on environmental programs, meetings and publications affecting California's environment
  • EnviroLink Network
    A non-profit organizational website dedicated to providing comprehensive, up-to-date environmental information and news.
    Connects you to US Government science and technology information.
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
    This agency directs "environmental science, research, education and assessment efforts." Develops and enforces regulations that implement environmental laws enacted by Congress.
  • Wiser
    Designed to assist first responders in hazardous material incidents. WISER provides a wide range of information on hazardous substances, including substance identification support, physical characteristics, human health information, and containment and suppression guidance.

Environmental Technology Subject Directories

These Internet resource directories are useful for exploring a subject to find out what's available on the Internet. Be sure to carefully evaluate what you find.



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These books and more can be found at the Southwestern College Library.

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Introduction to Environmental Technology - Ann Boyce
Call Number: TD174 .B68 1997 X101
ISBN: 0471287334
Publication Date: 1997

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Prentice Hall's Environmental Technology Series v.1-6
Call Number: T55.3.H3 P74 1996
ISBN: 0023895322
Publication Date: 1996

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