Author: Michael Penzo
This On-Demand webinar provides an overview of water pollution and its impact on human health and the environment. Water pollution: Refers to degradation of water quality as measured by biological, chemical, or physical criteria. Pollutants are any substance that, in excess, is known to be harmful to desirable living organisms. The greatest water pollution problem in the world today is lack of disease-free drinking water for about 20 percent of the world’s population. Waterborne diseases that kill about 2 million people a year, and most of the deaths are of children under the age of 5.
Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of fifteen (15) questions to earn 2 PDH credit.
This course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:
- Definition of water pollution and various pollutants
- Causes of water pollution
- Impacts to human health
- Diseases related to water pollution
We provide technical courses for PDH credits that meet Board requirements for Professional Engineers, Geologists and Land Surveyors.
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