CR313

Industrial Ecology and Workplace Health

Wednesday, May 25 | 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Topic:

Environmental Issues

Presenter: M. O’Reilly, SUNY Empire State College, Syracuse, NY.

This presentation addresses what industrial hygiene brings to industrial ecology, what industrial hygiene can learn from industrial ecology and why both fields should embrace each other. Industrial hygiene knowledge and skill, from understanding industrial processes to controlling occupational and environmental risk, are essential to the emerging field of Industrial Ecology and sustainability.