Course Title Introductory Environmental Chemistry
Course Level 200
Credit Unit 2

Air pollution -ozone layer depletion, ozone hole, protection of ozone umbrella –Air pollution caused by fireworks, harmful effects of fireworks, acid rain, greenhouse effect, smog –Classic and photochemical Smog, management of air pollution. Water pollution: Causes-Heat, industrial waste, sewage water, detergents, agricultural pollutants-treatment of industrial wastewater -Activated charcoal, Synthetic resin, reverse osmosis and electro dialysis, Quality of drinking water -Nigeria standard and W H O standard -Dissolved oxygen -BOD, COD. Soil pollution -Pesticides, Fertilizers, Industrial waste, plastics -Control of pollution