Environmental Soil Chemistry -SOIL 510

Why are soils such a good ‘environmental buffer’ that can absorb metals and detoxify man-made organic pollutants?
Did you know that clays and other soil minerals are used as non-corrosive, reusable catalysts in green chemical synthesis?
How does atmospheric CO2accumulate in soil organic matter?

Next offered in Winter 2019 by Prof. Joann Whalen
Lectures: Monday and Wednesday (1:05-2:25 pm).

Lab demonstrations: Monday (2:35-5:25 pm)