616-0404 – Waste Management I (OH)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Environmental Protection in Industry
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Karel Obroučka, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Subject version
Version codeYear of introductionYear of cancellationCredits
616-0404/01 2004/2005 2019/2020 5

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

- student will know to define the basic reqirements comming form the valid legislative in the given area - student will know the basic obligations of waste producers - student will know the sources of wastes from the production and consumption area - student will know analyse the waste samples for the basic physical and thermochemical properties

Teaching methods

Experimental work in labs
Other activities


The subject is focused on the problems of waste management area, the sources and kinds of wastes, its selection, methods of disposal and the legislative in this area.

Compulsory literature:

Rhyner R. CH.: Waste Management and Resource Recovery. CRC Press 1995.

Recommended literature:

1. Woodard F.: Industrial Waste Treatment Handbook. BH Boston 2001. 2. Rathje W., Murphy C.: Rubish – The Archaeology of Garbage, Edited by Harper Perennial, New York, 1993


Subject codeAbbreviationTitleRequirement
616-0413 OŽP Environmental Protection Compulsory


Subject has no co-requisities.