546-0439/03 – Waste Management I (OHI)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Environmental EngineeringCredits4
Subject guarantorIng. Barbora Lyčková, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Barbora Lyčková, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year1Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
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LYC25 Ing. Barbora Lyčková, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2
Part-time Credit and Examination 8+8

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Knowledge rendered after completion of the course: Students will focus on waste legislation, can characterize the selected types of waste, incl. methods of their treatment, recovery and disposal. Skills rendered after completion of the course: Students are able to apply the waste management legislation, can evaluate the different types of waste in terms of their further processing, respectively. utilization.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

The course familiarizes students with detailed characteristics of selected wastes from consumption, specific constituents of solid municipal waste, and waste from selected production activities. The different types of waste are characterized in line with legislation on waste. Within the course students learn about the hierarchy of waste management, strategic goals of waste management of the Czech Republic, and priority waste flows based on the valid Czech legislation.

Compulsory literature:

CHEREMISINOFF, Paul N. Handbook of solid waste management and waste minimization technologies. Boston: Butterworth-Heinemann, c2003. ISBN 0-7506-7507-1. KALOGIROU, Efstratios N. Waste-to-energy technologies and global applications. Boca Raton: CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, [2018]. ISBN 978-1-138-03520-1. LAGREGA, Michael D., Phillip L. BUCKINGHAM a Jeffrey C EVANS. Hazardous waste management. 2nd ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, c2001. McGraw-Hill series in water resources and environmental engineering. ISBN 0-07-039365-6. WOODARD, Frank. Industrial waste treatment handbook. Boston: Butterworth-Heinemann, c2001. ISBN 0-7506-7317-6.

Recommended literature:

NEMEROW, Nelson Leonard a Franklin J AGARDY. Strategies of industrial and hazardous waste management. New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, c1998. ISBN 0-471-29216-8. AQUINO, John, ed. Waste age/Recycling times' recycling handbook. Boca Raton: Lewis Publishers, c1995. ISBN 1-56670-068-X. Wastes and Environment: 22.-23.10.2009, VŠB-TU Ostrava, Czech Republic. Ostrava: VŠB - Technical University of Ostrava, 2009. ISBN 978-80-248-2074-3. Sborníky konferencí. Vysoká škola báňská - Technická univerzita Ostrava. DepoTech 2014: Abfallwirtschaft, Abfallverwertung und Recycling, Deponietechnik und Altlasten. Leoben: Montanuniversität, c2014. ISBN 978-3-200-03797-7. Sborníky konferencí. Montanuniversität Leoben.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

In the exercises check acquired knowledge in the form of written work, then active participation in seminars and elaboration of semester work. At the end of the semester written and oral examination.

E-learning

Other requirements

Active participation in exercises

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. The principles of waste management and related legislation. 2. Wastes from power - characteristics, methods of disposal. 3. Solid municipal waste - collection, transport and disposal. 4. Solid municipal waste - paper, plastics and glass. 5. Solid municipal waste - biowaste. 6. Electric and electronic waste. 7. Wastes from the chemical industry. 8. Wastes from the manufacture and processing of metals. 9. Wastes from glass and ceramic industries. 10. Waste of energy. 11. Waste from mining and mineral processing. 12. Wastes from agriculture. 13. Waste from construction activities. 14. Radioactive waste.

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 33  17
        Examination Examination 67  34
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Lectures and exercises

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2021/2022 (N0788A290001) Waste Management and Mineral Processing OH P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2021/2022 (N0788A290001) Waste Management and Mineral Processing OH K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2021/2022 (N0788A290001) Waste Management and Mineral Processing OH K Czech Most 1 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (N0788A290001) Waste Management and Mineral Processing OH K Czech Most 1 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (N0788A290001) Waste Management and Mineral Processing OH K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (N0788A290001) Waste Management and Mineral Processing OH P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

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