Environmental Protection Engineering Laboratory

Location: 13-114
Facilities: ENVE 534, 443, 581, 582, 583

Description

The EPEL is used for both undergraduate and graduate courses to reinforce students' understanding of the fundamental engineering principles inherent to environmental engineering.

Current Equipment

EPEL is equipped with state-of-the-art analytical instruments for analyzing trace concentrations of important environmental contaminants.

  • Gas and liquid chromatography: used for the identification and quantification of toxic organic compounds.
  • Ion chromatography: used for analyzing anions and cations in solution.
  • UV-Vis Spectrophotometer: Used for a variety of wet-chemical analyses.