Solid Waste Management (PC702)

Programme: 

M.Tech (IPC)

Category: 

Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

04 (3-1-0)

Content: 

Introduction. Evolution of solid waste management. Generation of solid waste, Onsite handling, Storage and processing, Transfer and transport, Processing techniques and equipment. Recovery of resources- Conversion, Chemical and Biological methods. Disposal of solid waste. Hazardous waste and their management. Case studies on major industrial solid waste generation units.

References: 

Martell, Solid Wastes, John Wiley, NY, 1975. George Tchobanuglour, H.Theisen and R.Eliassen, Solid Wastes.

Department: 

Chemical Engineering
 

Contact us

Raj Mohan B, Associate Professor and Head
Department of Chemical Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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