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.
- 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.
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.
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.
Search the Library's Online Catalog: (your search results will open in a new window):
Your Library has a great deal more information on this topic!
E-Books, journals, magazine and newspaper articles are available online. These services are for current Southwestern College students and staff.
When accessing the research databases and other e-resources from off campus, you will be prompted for your WebAdvisor User ID and birthdate by the SWC off campus access system. For additional information about off campus access visit www.swccd.edu/libraryoffcampus