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Title: Waste to Energy Incineration in Anywhere USA
Url: http://ateec.org/waste-to-energy-incineration-in-anywhere-usa
Publisher: Advanced Technology Environmental and Energy Center
Description:

In this exercise from ATEEC, students will complete a critical thinking activity on social injustice human health risks and waste recycling. Students will take on the role of the mayor, a presenter from a company that engineers and installs landfill gas-to-energy technology, and community representatives to study the "pro's and con's of commonly used waste maangement technologies and practices." "Talking points" are included for seven different roles in this activity along with instructions for both teacher and student preparation.

LC Classification: Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Environmental sciences -- Environmental conditions. Environmental quality. Environmental indicators. Environmental degradation -- Environmental risk assessment
Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Environmental sciences -- Environmental education. Study and teaching. Research
Technology -- Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering -- Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering -- Municipal refuse. Solid wastes -- Special disposal methods -- Sanitary landfills
Technology -- Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering -- Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering -- Special types of environment -- Air pollution and its control -- Particular air pollutants and their control -- Gases. Flue gases -- Individual gases and groups of gases, A-Z -- Landfill gases
GEM Subject: Science -- Instructional issues
Key Concept: Environmental engineering -- Impact analysis
Environmental engineering -- Landfills
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
InteractiveResource (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: html
pdf
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2014-07-21 13:25:54 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2015-01-06 16:00:35 (W3C-DTF)
Source Type: ATE Center
Source: Advanced Technology Environmental and Energy Center
Full Record Views: 2
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