617-3003/01 – Environmental Impact of Chemical Technology (EACHT)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of ChemistryCredits6
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Kamil Wichterle, DrSc.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Kamil Wichterle, DrSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year2Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2015/2016Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFMTIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KOU37 Mgr. Ivan Koutník, Ph.D.
WIH15 prof. Ing. Kamil Wichterle, DrSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 3+3

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

- to understand transformation of raw materials to commodities, - to be able to characterize main material and energy flows in industry, - to understand industry in local and global scalr, - to be able to estimate both qualitatively and quantitatively enviromnental impact of process industries and possibility of its control.

Teaching methods

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Summary

Process technology in local and global scale. Way of materials from raw materials to commodity products. Energy production and distribution Chemical process technologies. Agriculture and biotechnology. Waste streams and byproducts. Recycling. Environmental technology for sustainable life.

Compulsory literature:

HOCKING M.B.: Handbook of Chemical Technology and Pollution Control. 778 pp, Academic Press New York 1998 BAT (Best Available Techniques) http://eippcb.jrc.ec.europa.eu/reference/

Recommended literature:

1. AUSTIN G.T., BASTA N.: Sre Shreves Chemical Process Industries Handbook, 860 pp, McGraw-Hill

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Other requirements

Basic the knowledge of inorganic, organic, physical chemistry, chemistry of environment and process engineering.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Raw materials and energy. Globalization. 2. Handling side and waste products of chemical manufacturing. 3. Fossil fuels. 4. Fuel processing. 5. Oil production and petroleum industry. 6. Natural gas. Hydrogen. 7. Combustion. 8. Nuclear energy. 9. Power stations. Electricity distribution. Accumulation. 10. Land. Biological and energy exploitation. 11. Non-fossile energy. 12. Water; sources, treatment, desalination.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2015/2016 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 40  20
        Examination Examination 60  25
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2020/2021 (N3909) Process Engineering (2805T019) Chemical and environmental engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (N3909) Process Engineering (2805T019) Chemical and environmental engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (N3909) Process Engineering (2805T019) Chemical and environmental engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (N3909) Process Engineering (2805T019) Chemical and environmental engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (N3909) Process Engineering (2805T019) Chemical and environmental engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (N3909) Process Engineering (2805T019) Chemical and environmental engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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