Sustainability, Resources and Waste (IChemE Approved)

Course Location Manchester
Cost £1685
Type of course in situ
Course provider The University of Manchester
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Students are introduced to the concept of sustainability and a range of definitions used to characterise sustainable development. Resources, their beneficial utilisation and waste are discussed as drivers for sustainable development with particular reference to energy, finite natural materials, water, land and genetics.

Global scale environmental issues are introduced, such as climate change, ozone depletion, land degradation by contamination and over exploitation, and air and water pollution.

Students are introduced to models of sustainability and the issues associated with its measurement and characterisation.

For an application form please email: pgt-ceas@manchester.ac.uk or telephone + 44 (0)161 306 8845

School of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science, The University of Manchester, PO Box 88,
Manchester
M60 1QD
United Kingdom
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