Issues related to environment such as global warming, greenhouse effect and pollutions are soaring up. Environmental engineer is an emerging career in this scenario. They are really needed to discover innovative solutions for environmental problems.
What environmental engineers do?
- Collect data and analyse on how human impact the environment to improve recycling, public health, pollution and waste disposal
- Conduct hazardous-waste management studies.
- Design municipal water supply and industrial wastewater treatment systems
- Research the environmental impact of proposed construction projects.
They must be a good team player to work with others to move towards a common goal. They usually work with engineers and scientists who design systems and with technicians who implement the design.