546-0808/01 – Ekologické aspekty polymerů v ŽP (EaPvŽP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Environmental EngineeringCredits4
Subject guarantordoc. Mgr. Eva Pertile, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Mgr. Eva Pertile, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year1Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2012/2013Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
PER34 doc. Mgr. Eva Pertile, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+1
Combined Credit and Examination 6+3

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Skills rendered after completion of the course: After the course the student is able to find links between the theoretical and practical aspects in the field of macromolecular and physical chemistry and ecology. Knowledge rendered after the end of the course: The student is familiar with the problems of interaction of polymeric materials with the environment. The main emphasis is put on the so-called biodegradable polymers. Existing knowledge and application possibilities of the latest developments in these materials.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials
Experimental work in labs
Other activities

Summary

The issue of interaction of polymeric materials with the environment, emphasis is placed on biodegradable polymers. Students will acquire the necessary knowledge about the composition, properties, processing and utilization of basic synthetic polymers and mixtures, including the possibility of environmental contamination by polymer and biopolymers waste.

Compulsory literature:

BASTIOLI C. Handbook of Biodegradable Polymers. 2005, p. 533, ISBN 978-1-85957-389-1. SMITH, Ray. Biodegradable polymers for industrial applications. Boca Raton: CRC Press, 2005. ISBN 1-85573-934-8. FOMIN, V.A. a V.V. GUZEEV. Biodegradable Polymers, Their Present State and Future Prospects. Progress in Rubber and Plastics Technology. 2018, 17(3), 186-204. DOI: 10.1177/147776060101700303. ISSN 0266-7320. GROSS, R. A. Biodegradable Polymers for the Environment. Science. 297(5582), 803-807. DOI: 10.1126/science.297.5582.803. ISSN 00368075.

Recommended literature:

VROMAN, Isabelle a Lan TIGHZERT. Biodegradable Polymers. Materials. 2009, 2(2), 307-344. DOI: 10.3390/ma2020307. ISSN 1996-1944. GHANBARZADEH, Babak a Hadi ALMASI. Biodegradable Polymers. CHAMY, Rolando, ed. Biodegradation - Life of Science. InTech, 2013, 2013-06-14. DOI: 10.5772/56230. ISBN 978-953-51-1154-2. OJEDA, Telmo. Polymers and the Environment. YLMAZ, Faris, ed. Polymer Science [online]. InTech, 2013, 2013-01-23. DOI: 10.5772/51057. ISBN 978-953-51-0941-9. SHAMSUDDIN, Ibrahim Muhammad, Sani N, Adamu M a Abubakar MK. Biodegradable polymers for sustainable environmental and economic development. MOJ Bioorganic & Organic Chemistry. 2018, 2(4). DOI: 10.15406/mojboc.2018.02.00080. ISSN 2574819X.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Checking of knowledge during the semester in the consultation. The knowledge of the student is verified in written form, emphasis is given to the understanding of the topic and the application of theoretical knowledge in solving practical problems. The evaluation also includes collective evaluation and self-assessment. An active assessment of the students is also included in the class.

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Active participation in seminars, proven successful processing of individual tasks, continuously awarded in the semester.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Introduction, historical facts. Definitions of basic terms, polymers, the environment, (bio) active polymers, selected characteristics of polymers and their relationship to bioaktivitě. 2. The basic synthetic polymers - production, properties, applications: Thermoplastics: fluoropolymers and polyolefins, vinyl polymers, styrene and acrylic polymers, polyesters and polyethers, polyamides and polyurethanes. Thermosetting, synthetic rubbers: rubbers for general use, oil resistant rubbers, heat-resistant rubbers. 3. Additives for polymers. Processing additives; antidegradants, networking resources. Ingredients affecting other physical properties. Special filler. 4. Polymer blends - preparation and basic operations: plastification polymers, polymer blends blending, granulation, polymer blends, polymer blends tabulating, agglomeration of polymer blends, gel polymer blends, vulcanization of rubber mixtures. 5. Forming polymer processing, orientation, processing of polymers in porous materials, polymers for processing fiber: spinning solution, melt spinning, spinning in a plastic state; treatment of fibers. 6. Processing of polymers in the liquid state; Degradation vs. stability of polymers (abiotic and biotic factors affecting the stability of the polymer-degradation) Biodegradable polymers, Polymers from renewable resources. 7. Methods of assessment of bioactivity of polymers (biodegradability, the standard application indicators). 8. Bioactive polymeric systems for specific applications; Biokompozits. 9. Polymers soluble in water (solubility theory, their applications). 10. Polymers in the food industry (packaging, ingredients - performance requirements, methods of monitoring the properties). 11. Medical polymers (implants, drug carriers). 12. Polymer gels (gels theory, applications). 13. Safety of bioactive polymer systems and legislative aspects. 14. Plastics and the Environment (general overview of the impact of human activities on nature).

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2012/2013 Winter semester, validity until: 2015/2016 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45  25
        Examination Examination 55  26
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O - ECTS FMG - Study Further 2013/2014 Full-time Czech Optional 501 - Study Office stu. block