CSVTU, B.E. VIII Semester, CIVIL Engineering, Environmental Pollution and Management Syllabus

Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University, Bhilai

Semester: 8th  Branch: Civil Engineering

Subject: Environmental Pollution and Management Code: 320873 (20)

Unit 1

Basic principles of environmental management, its Pollution and control, Environmental Policies and

Legislation, Rules, acts, standards, criteria, specification, nature and scope of environmental problems.

Unit 2

Ecology of population, population attributes, world population growth and the effect of over crowding on

ecology, economy and the future of man.

Unit 3

Environmental Research Methodology, approaches, method of Data collection, sampling systems, approach

to environmental problems, health and environmental implications of solid waste management, Fate of

pollutants in air, water, soil and ground water.

Unit 4

Management and handling of hazardous substances, Sanitary land fills, incineration, composting,

hydropulping, pyrolysis.

Environmental Audit, The Indian Scenario, definition of audit, procedure of auditing.

Unit 5

Introduction to sustainable development, Definitions, strategies for sustainable development, environmental

debts, appropriate technologies, related case studies.

Environmental inventory, Environmental Impact Assessment methods, Basic steps for prediction and

assessment, water environment, air environment, noise environment.

Name of Text Books:

Environmental Engineering – Peavy & Rowe (Tata McGraw Hill, New Delhi).

Introduction to Environmental Science – Y. Anjaneyulu (B.S. Publications)

Name of Reference Books:

Introduction to Environmental Engineering and Science – Masters, G.M. (Prentice Hall of India Pvt. Ltd., 1991)

Waste Water Engineering – Metcalf Eddy (Tata McGraw Hill, New Delhi).

Introduction to Environmental Science – Y. Anjaneyulu (B.S. Publications).

Environmental Science and Engineering – Henry and Heinke (Pearson Education).

Waste Water Engineering – Metcalf Eddy (Tata McGraw Hill, New Delhi).

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