a. Describe why, historically, tort law has been insufficient at solving environmental problems.
b. Prior to having an administrative body such as the U.S. EPA, discuss the effectiveness of prior attempts to control pollution such as subsidies and emissions charges.
c. The concept of the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) was brought into being in 1970 with NEPA. Describe the original intent of the EIS and what types of projects were required to prepare an EIS.
d. What is a FONSI?
e. Find an environmental impact statement on the Internet. How many pages is it? Briefly describe the reason it was written and one item in it that you found interesting.
You are required to use at least your textbook as source material for your response. All sources used, including the textbook, must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have
Identify the factors that affect toxicity in a population. Pick three of the factors and provide a brief discussion on how that factor can affect the health of a population.
Identify the factors that determine the fate of chemicals in the air and provide a brief discussion for each.