Marginal Environmental Returns

TitleMarginal Environmental Returns
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication1995
AuthorsSwoboda, J
PublisherTexas A&M University
KeywordsCHEMICAL engineering , Employer/Employee Relationships , ENVIRONMENTAL ethics , professional responsibility
AbstractJoe, an engineer at a chemical company has realized that though the company is operating below the environmental standards set by the state, there has been significant environmental problems downstream of the plant outflow. He believes that the state regulations are not strict enough, and approaches his management with a plant to reduce the plant waste output. Includes numerical problems.
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