want from you to write a 5 pages about the subject below:
Subject: The Phillips disaster, Pasadena, TX, 1989
the report should provide the following information:
a bit of background information on the company involved
the location of the accident
the facts surrounding the accident (who, what, where, when, why and how), Be very specific on the probable cause of the accident and reasons for number of injuries/fatalities, ie. Reactions involved? Safety system failure? Operator error? Engineering design flaws? Corrosion of materials?
the effects of the accident (human and financial)
some pictures if you can find them
findings of whatever investigative bodies reviewed the accident
what was learned from the accident (how can an event such as this be prevented in the future?)
What specific changes in design, control, operation, training and/or regulation do you recommend based on your findings?
Choose 1 of the following ecosystems:
You will write an APA-style research paper about your choice of ecosystem, including the following elements:
Describe where this type of ecosystem might be located. Name 1 specific example.
Describe the structure of the ecosystem.
List at least 3 specific examples of both abiotic components and biotic components for the ecosystem type selected.
Describe the function of the ecosystem
In your own words, explain or define biogeochemical cycle.
Describe the steps in the carbon cycle as an example of one biogeochemical cycle.
Describe disturbance and recovery
Describe 1 natural and 1 human-caused disturbance to the ecosystem that you have chosen.
Describe the damage to the ecosystem for each example, including how the abiotic and biotic characteristics of the ecosystem changed.
Provide 2 examples of natural resources provided by the ecosystem that you have selec