The chemical processing area of specialization focuses on courses in Chemical Engineering. Environmental engineers trained in this area emphasize waste minimization during chemical processing, such as petroleum refining. They also have expertise in reactor designs to treat wastes from chemical processing industries, such as pharmaceuticals and plastics.
Environmental Engineering Technical Electives (upper-division)
Students select at least Two courses from this list (or a second from list A, no double counting). Faculty can petition to add additional courses.
(these CHEN courses also require CHEN 3200 Fluids & 3320 Thermo, or permission)
Examples of Companies that Hire specialists in environmental Chemical Processing are: