The Colombo Wetland Fair – ‘Living in a Wetland City’ was held at Diyasaru Park on 2nd February to commemorate World Wetlands Day 2019. The students and academic staff of the Department of Environmental Technology have partaken in the celebration with their stall, demonstrating groundwater quality measuring instruments. Knowledge regarding the importance of wetlands to […]
A three days field visit on 19th to 21st January 2019 has been organized by the Department of Environmental Technology covering the practical sessions of the Basic Soil Science and Chemicals in the Environment course modules. Students have engaged with field practical and laboratory experiments gaining exposure to field applications regarding the learnt theoretical knowledge.
Students of the Department of Environmental Technology have visited Teejay Lanka PLC at the Seethawaka Export Processing Zone, Industrial Park, Avissawella on 21st of December 2018. The purpose of this visit was to study the waste management procedures during industrial activities under the Biology for Environmental Technology course module.
A visit to the National Engineering Research and Development Centre (NERD) was conducted on 2nd November 2018 by the Department of Environmental Technology. Students were able to gather practical knowledge on heavy metal analysis under the Chemicals in the Environment Course Module.