Water Management in Industry - M217005
Title: Vodní hospodářství průmyslu
Guaranteed by: Department of Water Technology and Environmental Engineering (217)
Faculty: Faculty of Environmental Technology
Actual: from 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
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Bindzar Jan Ing. Ph.D.
Interchangeability : N217011
Is interchangeable with: AM217005
Examination dates   
This subject contains the following additional online materials
Annotation -
This course provides the students with information about water use in industry. For example, the following subjects are discussed: water sources in industry; industrial wastewaters - their sources, approaches to their treatment, legislation concerning their discharge, etc. The students are introduced into the problems of water management in the most water-intensive industries and in agriculture - lectures deal with such topic as water consumption, typical pollutants in wastewaters or suitable techniques of wastewater treatment in concrete industrial branches.
Last update: Pátková Vlasta (17.01.2018)
Aim of the course -

Students will be able to:

describe and explain water management systems in industry - generally and in specific water-intensive industrial branches,

analyse and evaluate water management of an industrial plant,

propose an optimal solution for water management of an industrial plant.

Last update: Pátková Vlasta (17.01.2018)
Literature -

R:Lens P.,Hulshoff Pol L.,Wilderer P.,Asano T. (Ed.),Water Recycling and Resource Recovery in Industry,IWA Publishing,2002,1843390051

A:Doble M., Anil Kumar: Biotreatment of Industrial Effluents, Elsevier Butterworth-Heinemann,2005,Burlington,0750678380

A:Pollution Prevention and Abatement Handbook 1998,The World Bank Group,1999,082133638X

Last update: Pátková Vlasta (17.01.2018)
Learning resources -


Last update: Bindzar Jan (14.09.2023)
Syllabus -

1. Water management in industry.

2. Industrial wastewater discharge - into a public sewer system and into a water course.

3. Dangerous substances and hazardous wastes in industry.

4. Mining waters, ore and coal processing.

5. Metallurgical industry, coke and gas production.

6. Surface treatment of metals.

7. Cooling water, combustion and nuclear power plants.

8. Chemical and pharmaceutical industry

9. Oil refineries a biofuel production.

10. Pulp and paper mills.

11. Textile and tanning industry, glass manufacturing industry.

12. Food industry.

13. Rendering plants.

14. Water in agriculture.

Last update: Bindzar Jan (14.09.2023)
Registration requirements -

Physico-chemical Methods of Wastewater Treatment, Biological Wastewater Treatment

Last update: Pátková Vlasta (17.01.2018)
Course completion requirements - Czech

Předmět je zakončen ústní zkouškou. Studenti si vylosují 2 otázky týkající se probraných témat (viz sylabus).

Vylepšení známky B-E je možné opakováním zkoušky po předchozí domluvě s vyučujícím. Platný je vždy poslední výsledek zkoušky.

Last update: Bindzar Jan (14.09.2023)
Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Konzultace s vyučujícími 0.5 14
Účast na přednáškách 1.5 42
Příprava na přednášky, semináře, laboratoře, exkurzi nebo praxi 1 28
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 2 56
5 / 5 140 / 140