546-0904/03 – Waste Management (HSO)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Environmental EngineeringCredits10
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Vladimír Čablík, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Vladimír Čablík, Ph.D.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2018/2019Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
CAB72 doc. Ing. Vladimír Čablík, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 20+0
Part-time Examination 20+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The course provides information on the characteristics of the waste and the procedures for dealing with them, which are used to protect the environment. Particular attention is paid to methods and applications in the process of quarrying. Acquired knowledge is the basis for optimization, measurement and management in the field of waste management.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations


Formation, types and properties of waste, and its disposal. Characteristics of industrial waste and municipal refuse. Waste from extraction and processing of mineral resources. Methods of waste disposal: dumping, solidification, thermal processing, biological processing. Physical and chemical methods of waste processing.

Compulsory literature:

Lemann, Martin F. Waste management. Bern: Peter Lang, 2008. Grover, Velma I. Solid Waste Management. Rotterdam: A.A. Balkema, 2000. Saravanan, K. Principles of Environmental Science & Technology. New Delhi: New Age International, 2005.

Recommended literature:

Research in utilization of wastes as a substitution of primary raw materials : [proceedings] : 4.-5.6.2009, VŠB-TU Ostrava, Czech Republic / [editors Fečko Peter ... et al.]. - Ostrava : VŠB - Technická univerzita Ostrava, 2009 - 138 s. : il. ISBN 978-80-248-2034-7. The possibility of the biomass using as alternative fuels / Dagmar Juchelková, Bohumír Čech, Vratislav Fibinger In: Sborník vědeckých prací Vysoké školy báňské - Technické univerzity Ostrava. Řada strojní - ISSN 1210-6003 - Roč. 46, č. 1 (2000), s. 151-154 : il. Wastes and Environment : [proceedings] : 22. - 23.2009, VŠB-TU Ostrava, Czech Republic / [editors Fečko Peter, Čablík Vladimír]. - Ostrava : VŠB - Technická univerzita Ostrava, 2009 - 330 s. : il. ISBN 978-80-248-2074-3. 13th Conference on Environment and Mineral Processing : 4.-6.6.2009, VŠB-TU Ostrava, Czech Republic. Part I, II, III, IV / [editors Fečko Peter, Čablík Vladimír]. - Ostrava : VŠB - Technická univerzita Ostrava, 2009 - 318 s. : il.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements

processing background research on a chosen theme


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

• Legislation • Waste treatment • Municipal waste • Recycling of municipal waste • Recycling of industrial waste • Landfilling • Biological methods of disposal of waste • Thermal processes • Land reclamation

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2018/2019 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
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Examination Examination  
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2020/2021 (P2116) Mineral Raw Materials (2102V009) Processing P English Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (P2116) Mineral Raw Materials (2102V009) Processing P English Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan

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