Brookhaven National Lab
The Environmental Sciences Department is comprised of the Atmospheric Sciences Division and the Environmental Research & Technology Division. The environmental programs include atmospheric physics and chemistry, carbon cycle research, plant ecology, and bioremediation. These efforts respond to the Department of Energy`s mission to study the transport and fate of energy-related pollutants and also the effects of those pollutants on global climate and human health. The Department consists of approximately 80 people.