Environmental Regulations Overview / Edition 1

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This one of a series of handbooks is specifically designed to meet the Partners for Environmental Technology Education (PETE) curriculum guidelines now established for all courses in the Environmental Hazardous Materials Technology (EHMT) Associates Degree Program. Volume II—the volume on which the entire PH Environmental Technology Series was based—covers significant acts of environmental legislation, the role of various federal agencies, the history of environmental regulation, and other relevant topics in an easy-to-use, single-source handbook.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780023895425
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • Publication date: 11/10/1995
  • Series: Prentice Hall's Environmental Technology Series , #2
  • Edition description: FIRST
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 220
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 9.05 (h) x 0.63 (d)

Table of Contents

1. History of Environmental Regulations, Richard McNearny.

2. Citizen Involvement in the Environmental Movement, Brian F. Goetz.

3. The Role of Government in Environmental Regulation, John T. Nielsen.

4. Compliance and the Regulatory Mechanisms of the U.S. Government, Joseph M. Golden, Jr.

5. The Federal Agencies, Neal K. Ostler.

6. The Acts and Amendments, Neal K. Ostler.

7. Special Programs, Plans and Consensus Codes, Neal K. Ostler.

8. Environmental Crime and Control in the 1990s, Donald J. Rebovich.

Appendix A: Agency Addresses and Phone Numbers.

Appendix B: Professional and Trade Associations.

Appendix C: Environmental Regulation Subject/Location Table.

Recommended Readings and References.


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