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Dimensions of Environment

1. Resources : natural, man-made
2. Technology : theory, equipment
3. Human : economy, security, politics, recreation
4. Pollution and waste : solid, liquid, gas physics

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Resources - Natural Resources

-Environmental Manager
• Non exhausting natural resources (gratis dari alam)
• Renewable resources
• Exhausting natural resources (unrenewable)


-Existance in Ecosystem
• Physical resources group
• Biological resources group

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Resources-Manmade

- Bio-physics resources (pengelolaan bahan mentah menjadi barang jadi menggunakan teknologi)

- Socio-economics resources (bio and physics produce intangible things e.g. law, economic, culture, health)

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Resources-Practical

Check point of an environmental project:
- Physics resources
- Biology resources
- Human resources
- Quality of life value

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Definition of Technology

a tool, process, and methods using the knowledge, science, other disciplines to give human advantages in a certain places and time.

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Types of Technology

machine, products, process

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Components of Technology

hardware and software

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Environmental Function as Technology

1. Natural technology: forest for water cycle
2. Natural imitation: hydroponics
3. Man-made technology: cars, computer, phone

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Pollution or Waste

utilization of potential resources > water/ environmental pollution > degradation resources > waster treatment < technology> utilization of potential resources

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Environmental function as pollution and waste

1. Pollution: waste that has impact to us
2. Waste: something that is unwanted

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Process of Pollution Chain

Productive resources > Transformation > Waste and Environmental Pollution > Imbalance of nature (< Unproductive resources > waste disposal and treatment or rehabilitation

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Human in Environment

Population
Education
Public health
Social economic
Politics/ administration
Recreation
Safety
Culture