HSC Chemistry: Need For Monitoring The Environment


This is part of the HSC Chemistry course under the topic Analysis of Inorganic Compounds. 

HSC Chemistry Syllabus

  • analyse the need for monitoring the environment

Why Do We Need to Monitor The Environment?

This video in particular will be exploring why there is a need to monitor the environment, as well as providing some brief information on the environmental implications of different forms of oxides. This video explores the following substances:

  • Oxides of carbon
  • Oxides of nitrogen
  • Oxides of sulfur
  • Phosphorus
  • Heavy metals e.g. lead and mercury
  • Calcium and magnesium ions in hard water


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