Industrial Waste Management and Audit (CH837)


M.Tech (EST)


Elective Courses (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

03 (3-0-0)


Industrial Wastes: Nature and characteristics, Prevention and Control, Tools for clean processes: reuse, recycle, recovery, source reduction, raw material substitution, process modification, Flow sheet analysis, Energy and resources audit, Waste audit, emission inventory and waste management hierarchy for process industries, Zero discharge, Environmental indicators, Industrial ecology and eco-parks, rules and regulations, Case studies: Dairy, Fertilizer, Distillery, Pulp and Paper, Iron and steel, Metal plating, Refineries, Thermal power plants, etc.


EPA Guide for Industrial Waste management
C. Visvanathan, Industrial Waste Auditing, Wiley 2013
Ram Chandra, Environmental Waste Management, CRC Press 2015


Chemical Engineering

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Dr. I. Regupathi, Professor and Head
Department of Chemical Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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