Solid Waste Management (PC702)


M.Tech (IPC)


Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

04 (3-1-0)


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.


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


Chemical Engineering

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Karnataka, India.

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