BSEM 300 Environmental Regulations and Laws

The course reviews the federal legislative and rulemaking process as applied to the regulation of ambient air, drinking water, waste water, hazardous waste, and the remediation of soil and ground water. Specific study is made of the Clean Air Act, the Safe Drinking Water Act, the Clean Water Act, the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, and the Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act. Resources utilized include the United States Code, the Federal Register, and the Code of Federal Regulations.