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Name: The Environmental Impact of the Manufacturing of Seminconductors
ID: m14503
Language: English (en-us)
Summary: This module gives a brief general overview of semi-conductor manufacturing and some of the components and processes used to produce them that can potentially cause harm to humans or the environment.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: chemical, environmental health, manufacturing, semiconductors
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 2.0

Authors: Jason Holden (jason.holden@alumni.rice.edu), Christopher Kelty (ckelty@rice.edu)
Copyright Holders: Jason Holden (jason.holden@alumni.rice.edu), Christopher Kelty (ckelty@rice.edu)
Maintainers: Christopher Kelty (ckelty@rice.edu), Tish Stringer (tish@rice.edu), Andrew R. Barron (arb@rice.edu)
Editors: Andrew R. Barron (arb@rice.edu)

Latest version: 1.3 (history)
First publication date: Jun 9, 2006 4:09 pm -0500
Last revision to module: Jun 2, 2009 7:24 pm -0500

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Version History

Version: 1.3 Jun 2, 2009 7:24 pm -0500 by Christopher Kelty
Changes:
changes made by arb

Version: 1.2 May 6, 2007 4:28 pm -0500 by Christopher Kelty
Changes:
added note about module at top.

Version: 1.1 May 6, 2007 2:56 pm -0500 by Christopher Kelty
Changes:
FIxed notes, figures, some citations.  Still needs working images in the print version.

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