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Environmental Research Institute

Environmental Research Institute

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Environmental Research Institute

Office

New Engineering Building #663

Tel

82-2-3277-3519

Email

e600130@ewha.ac.kr

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INTRODUCTION

The Environmental Research Institute was founded in 1971 and is one of the oldest research institutes on environment in Korea. The purpose of the institute is to study the environmental issues arising from industrialization, urbanization and population increase and to suggest the proper solution method.
The institute carries out research on following areas.

  • Study on the quality of streams, lakes and on the water resources management
  • Study on the reaction and its effects of air-polluting materials
  • Study on the disposal of sewage water and industrial wastewater
  • Study on the water quality of estuary and ocean and on the change of ecology
  • Study on the ecological damage due to environmental pollution and its restoration
  • Study to forecast and estimate the environmental effects arising from development
  • Study on the computerized simulation model of the process of movement and transformation
    of air-polluting materials
  • Study on the purification process of environment-polluting materials by use of microorganism
  • Study on the management and disposal of solid wastes and on turning those materials into resources
  • Study on the pollution of soil and underground waters due to harmful materials and on
    the technology of purifying those materials