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Course, academic year 2021/2022
Waste Processing - B106010
Title: Zpracování odpadů
Guaranteed by: Department of Metals and Corrosion Engineering (106)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Technology
Actual: from 2021 to 2023
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:3
E-Credits: winter s.:3
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/0, Ex [HT]
Capacity: unlimited / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
For type:  
Guarantor: Dvořák Petr Ing. Ph.D.
Kalousková Radka Ing. CSc.
Šídlová Martina Ing. Ph.D.
Interchangeability : N106037
Annotation -
Last update: Dvořák Petr Ing. Ph.D. (15.01.2018)
The aim of the subject is to present methods of processing and utilization of different types of waste. Technologies having potential of reducing amount of waste which has been landfilled as well as technologies maximizing recovery of valuable components from waste will be discussed in detail.
Aim of the course -
Last update: Šídlová Martina Ing. Ph.D. (20.02.2024)

Students will be able to:

Have knowledge of various waste categories and types.

Decide which recycling method could be applicable for processing of chosen waste (metal, WEEE, building, glass, ceramics and polymer).

Have overview of legislation concerning waste issues.

Literature -
Last update: Dvořák Petr Ing. Ph.D. (15.01.2018)

R: Kuraš M., Odpady, jejich využití a zneškodňování, Praha, 1994.

R: Botula J., Recyklace odpadů kovových a kovonosných, VŠB-TU Ostrava, 2003.

R: Obroučka K., Termické zneškodňování odpadů, VŠB-TU Ostrava, 1997.

R: Ducháček V., Polymery, VŠCHT Praha, 2000.

R: Scheirs J., Polymer recycling: Science, Technology and Applications, Wiley&Sons, 2001.

R: Hlaváč J., Chemická technologie silikátů, VŠCHT Praha, 1976.

R: Škvára F., Technologie anorganických pojiv: hydraulické maltoviny, cementy. VŠCHT Praha, 2000.

R: Škvára F., Technologie anorganických pojiv II: Užití anorganických pojiv. Beton. Koroze betonu, VŠCHT Praha, 2000.

A: Odpadové fórum, ISSN: 1212-7779.

Learning resources -
Last update: Dvořák Petr Ing. Ph.D. (15.01.2018)

Teachers' presentations.

Syllabus -
Last update: Šídlová Martina Ing. Ph.D. (20.02.2024)

1. Introduction - wastes in general. Metal waste and its utilization for metal production.

2. Basic pyro- and hydrometallurgical operations used for processing of metal waste.

3. Processing of steel scrap, waste containing Pb.

4. Processing of metal-bearing waste containing Al, Cu, Zn.

5. Processing of consumers' waste.

6. Special metal-bearing waste.

7. Waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) - special category of waste.

8. Utilization of household WEEE.

9. Inorganic non-metallic waste, waste from the energy industry and metallurgy

10. Waste in the production of cement and concrete, calcium sulfate waste

11. Glass and ceramic waste, construction and demolition waste

12. Origin and classification of polymer waste, legislation, eco-balance.

13. Polymer waste and its utilization.

14. Rubber waste and its utilization.

Registration requirements -
Last update: Fialová Jana (02.01.2018)

General and Inorganic Chemistry I

Materials Science

Course completion requirements -
Last update: Dvořák Petr Ing. Ph.D. (14.02.2018)

Passing written exam / Passing oral exam

Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Účast na přednáškách 1 28
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 2 56
3 / 3 84 / 84