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Department of Applied Geoscience Organise Scientific Visit to al-Hindiah Dam

Published Date : 31/12/2018
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Edited By : University of Babylon

The Department of Applied Geoscience of the Faculty of Science organized a scientific visit to the project of ‘Saddat al-Hindiah’ and the General Euphrates Company for chemical industries in northern Babylon. The supervisor of the visit, Dr. Jawad Kadhim al-Khafaji, said that the students of the third stage in the department were briefed on the project established on the Euphrates River. They also listened to a detailed explanation of the stages of the construction of the dam and its main purpose prior to seeing the system of irrigation designed and its branches.

He added that the visit program included as well the visit of the Euphrates General company for chemical industries, where the students were informed about the nature of the pollutants released  into the environment in their solid, liquid and gaseous forms, and to recognize processing and recycling pollutants to reduce their environmental hazards as shown by production engineers and environmental officials in the company.