637-2037/01 – Recovery of Non-metallic Materials (RNM)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Non-ferrous Metals, Refining and RecyclingCredits6
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Silvie Brožová, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Silvie Brožová, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementOptional
Year1Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2016/2017Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFMTIntended for study typesBachelor, Follow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BRO37 doc. Ing. Silvie Brožová, Ph.D.
ZBR030 Ing. Monika Zbránková
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

Student after passing the exam from this subject will gain the following abilities: - Describe treatment of plastic materials,used tyres, radio-active non-metallic materials after their utilisation. - Classify the plastic materials according to their origin, initial raw materials and physical- chemical properties, make an overview of manufacturing procedures for production of selected plastic materials (PE, PET, PVC), - Characterise sorting of plastic materials, methods of betterment of plastic waste, describe destructive and non-destructive methods, treatment methods, use of plastic materials in industry. - Describe tyres, their segmentation, construction, basic raw materials, extent of use. - Characterise recycling of tyres, treatment procedures and units, destructive and non-destructive methods, use of recycled products. - Make an overview of non-standard methods of processing of selected polymers (bio-degradation). - Describe recycling of radio-active waste.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Seminars
Individual consultations
Tutorials
Experimental work in labs
Project work
Other activities

Summary

Student will acquire and overview of processing of plastic materials, tyres, paper, radio-active non-metallic materials after their utilisation. Plastic materials and their segmentation according to their origin, initial raw materials and physical-chemical properties, manufacturing procedures for production of selected plastic materials (PE, PET, PVC), classification of plastic materials, methods of betterment of plastic waste, destructive and non-destructive methods, treatment methods, use of plastic materials in industry. Tyres, their segmentation, construction, basic raw materials, extent of use, recycling, basic treatment procedures and units, destructive and non-destructive methods, use of recycled products. Recycling of non-metallic radio-active waste. Environment and destructive technologies. Non-standard methods for processing of selected polymers.

Compulsory literature:

[1] VIRTANEN, Y. a S. NILSSON. Environmental impacts of waste paper recycling. London: Earthscan, 1993. ISBN 1-85383-160-3. [2] ASHBY, M. F. Materials and the environment: eco-informed material choice. 2nd ed. Waltham: Elsevier Butterworth-Heinemann, 2013. ISBN 978-0-12-385971-6.

Recommended literature:

[1] KEETON, W.T. and J. GOULD. Biological Science. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1989. ISBN 978-0393953886.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Test

E-learning

none

Other requirements

no further requirements to the students

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

• Introduction to the subject, plastics, tyres, paper, radioactive materials, use, service life, recycling. • Plastics and their sorting, sorting according to the origin, initial raw materials and physical and chemical properties. • Chemical composition of individual polymers, poly-reaction, sorting according to kinds of poly-reactions. • Production procedures for production of selected plastics (PE,PET,PVC), aggregates. • Plastics sorting, methods of sorting, basic equipment. • Valuation methods of waste plastics, destructive and non-destructive methods. • Treatment methods, crashing, grinding, production of powder recycled material, use. • Plastics use in an industry, electrical engineering, electronics, car industry. • Tyres, structure, composition, basic raw materials, application range. • Recycling of tyres, basic treatment procedures and aggregates, destructive and non-destructive methods, use of recycled material. • Paper, structure, production, use, cardboard, tetrapacks, recycling technologies, treatment aggregates. • Recycling of radioactive wastes. • Environment and non-destructive technologies (gaseous, liquid and solid products). • Non-standard methods of treatment of selected polymers (biological decomposition).

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2016/2017 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 45  25
        Examination Examination 55  16
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2020/2021 (B3923) Materials Engineering (3911R033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
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2018/2019 (N3923) Materials Engineering (3911T033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 1 Optional study plan
2018/2019 (B3923) Materials Engineering (3911R033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B3923) Materials Engineering (3911R033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (N3923) Materials Engineering (3911T033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 1 Optional study plan
2016/2017 (N3923) Materials Engineering (3911T033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 1 Optional study plan
2016/2017 (B3923) Materials Engineering (3911R033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

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