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Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsEngineering · 1 decade ago

What is Environmental Engineering? more questions...?

I'm only 15, but i was looking at different engineering fields i might want to major in. and i came across this one, i've heard of it before, but it's really interesting to me now.

What exactly is it?

What kind of jobs could you get with a degree in this field?

Would I have problem finding a job?

What is the range of pay? <-- does that make sense? idk.

Any other info would be AWESOME!!

Thank you!!!!

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    Environmental engineering is the application of science and engineering principles to improve the environment (air, water, and/or land resources), to provide healthy water, air, and land for human habitation and for other organisms, and to remediate polluted sites.

    Environmental engineering involves water and air pollution control, recycling, waste disposal, and public health issues as well as a knowledge of environmental engineering law. It also includes studies on the environmental impact of proposed construction projects.

    Environmental engineers conduct hazardous-waste management studies to evaluate the significance of such hazards, advise on treatment and containment, and develop regulations to prevent mishaps. Environmental engineers also design municipal water supply and industrial wastewater treatment systems as well as being concerned with local and worldwide environmental issues such as the effects of acid rain, ozone depletion, water pollution and air pollution from automobile exhausts and industrial sources.

    After degree in this field you can got the job of Environment Engineer in any concern.

    No you can easily find your job after only 03 months you passed out.

    The range of pay varies in country to country.

    But a good salary you can got.

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