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Course, academic year 2023/2024
Environmental Engeneering - B240003
Title: Environmentální inženýrství
Guaranteed by: Department of Environmental Chemistry (240)
Faculty: Faculty of Environmental Technology
Actual: from 2023 to 2023
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:5
E-Credits: winter s.:5
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: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Additional information:
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Šír Marek Ing. Ph.D.
Jeníček Pavel prof. Ing. CSc.
Interchangeability : N240009
Is interchangeable with: AB240003
This subject contains the following additional online materials
Annotation -
The syllabus addresses the essentials of environmental protection measures, focusing on state-of-art technology. It covers air, water and soil cleanliness protection. Various technologies applied for waste gas, waste water and waste treatment are discussed, focussing mainly on prevention of environmental pollution. Students are explained essentials of the applicable legislative framework and its development trends. The syllabus provides students with a basis for further studies and research covering additional specific environmental protection topics.
Last update: Březina Milan (21.01.2018)
Aim of the course -

Students will be able to:

Key takeaways - Description and explanation of basic and current waste treatment technologies (covering waste gas, water and solid waste), reduction of environmental pollution footprint

Understanding of key legislation covering environmental protection and waste management

Incentive to develop new environmental protection methods and technologies during studies at the ICT

Last update: Březina Milan (21.01.2018)
Literature -

D: Technologie ochrany ovzduší a čištění odpadních plynů, Vejvoda Josef, Machač P., Buryan P., VŠCHT Praha, 2003, ISBN: 80-7080-517-X

D: Chemie ovzduší, Víden I., VŠCHT Praha, 2005, ISBN: 80-7080-571-4/

D: Bindzar J. a kol.,Základy úpravy a čištění vod, VŠCHT Praha, 2009, ISBN: 9788070807293

D: Odpady a jejich zpracování, Mečislav Kuraš, Vodní zdroje Ekomonitor spol. s r.o., 2014, ISBN: 978-80-86832-80-7

Last update: Březina Milan (09.01.2018)
Learning resources -


websites of departments 240, 217 and 218

Last update: Březina Milan (21.01.2018)
Syllabus -

1. Water resources on Earth, Water as a strategic natural resource, Wastewater definition, Re-use and recycling water, classification of pollutants

2. Legislation covering water protection, sewage networks typology, processes for cleaning wastewater, Wastewater treatment plant, Centralised and decentralised systems

3. Application of aerobic biological processes in wastewater treatment, types of activation systems, biofilm reactors and their basic biological parameters, nutrient removal from wastewater

4. Application of anaerobic biological processes in wastewater treatment and sludge reduction, categories of industrial wastewater and specifics of their treatment, usage and treatment of wastewater sludge

5. Basic terms, Air protection treatment processes, Legislation, Nitrogen oxides reduction, Particulates control

6. Sulphur oxide emissions reduction; Origin, basic strategies, desulfurization of coal, desulfurization of flue gases

7. Carbon dioxide emissions reduction, Kyoto protocol, Road transportation and catalysts

8. Eliminating hydrochloride and hydro fluoride acid vapour, Dioxins reduction

9. Basic terms of waste management, applicable legislation

10. Origin and waste classification

11. Usage and minimisation of waste

12. Elimination methods per waste classification, new strategies in waste management, Cleaner production

13. Different industrial waste and related treatment methods

14. Contaminated soil and decontamination techniques

Last update: Březina Milan (21.01.2018)
Registration requirements -

No prerequsities

Last update: Březina Milan (21.01.2018)
Course completion requirements -

Written part of the exam must be classified at least E, then student may take the oral part of the exam.

Last update: Březina Milan (05.02.2018)
Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Účast na přednáškách 1.5 42
Příprava na přednášky, semináře, laboratoře, exkurzi nebo praxi 0.5 14
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 3 84
5 / 5 140 / 140