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Waste Management and Treatment - AM240099
Title: Waste Management and Treatment
Guaranteed by: Department of Environmental Chemistry (240)
Faculty: Faculty of Environmental Technology
Actual: from 2023 to 2023
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:4
E-Credits: winter s.:4
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:3/0, Ex [HT]
Capacity: unlimited / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Šír Marek Ing. Ph.D.
Kubal Martin prof. Dr. Ing.
Interchangeability : M240004, N240004
This subject contains the following additional online materials
Annotation -
Providing skills in the field of waste collection, transport, processing, recycling or disposal, with special amphasis on to solid waste - both municipal and industrial. The main aim of the course is to enlighten the state of the art in waste management and treatment technology, organizational and legislative developments and practices of handling solid wastes within the Czech Republic and Europe.
Last update: Kubová Petra (20.02.2019)
Aim of the course -

Students will be able to apply technical knowledge learned within the course to numerous professional activities, including mainly construction and operation of waste treatment facilities.

Last update: Kubová Petra (20.02.2019)
Literature -

R: Williams P.T., Waste Treatment and Disposal, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, 2005, ISBN: 0-470-84912-6

R: Sarkar A., Singh R.P., Waste Management : Challenges, Threats and Opportunities, Nova Science Publishers Inc, 2015, ISBN: 1634821505

A: Wang L.K., Hung Y.T., Lo H.H., Yapijakis C., Waste Treatment in the Process Industries, CRC Press, 2005, ISBN 9780849372339

Last update: Bindzar Jan (13.12.2023)
Learning resources -

Last update: Kubová Petra (20.02.2019)
Syllabus -

1. Origin of waste, waste classification

2. Information systems in waste management

3. Waste processing technologies

4. Waste recycling

5. Municipal waste

6. Industrial waste

7. Agricultural waste

8. Waste from chemical industry

9. Waste landfilling

10. Composting and agricultural processing of waste

11. Thermal treatment of waste

12. Physico-chemical processing of waste

13. Waste minimisation

14. Waste legislation in EU region

Last update: Kubová Petra (20.02.2019)
Registration requirements -

no prerequsities

Last update: Kubová Petra (20.02.2019)
Course completion requirements -


Last update: Bindzar Jan (12.12.2023)