GITAM University Principles of Industrial Waste Treatment Syllabus

GITAM University Principles of Industrial Waste Treatment Syllabus

 

 

 

 

 

UNIT–I:
Characteristics of waste water of specific industries, characteristics of treatment plant effluents, Effect of waste water on self purification capacity of streams, Primary treatment of waste water.
UNIT–II:
Principles of biological waste treatment: Facilities Microbiological growth rate kinetic equations, sludge production, oxygen requirements, continuous flow treatment models. Aerobic treatment studies in continuous and semi-continuous reactors. Anaerobic treatment, studies, Nitrogen and Phosphorus removal.
UNIT–III:
Process designs of the following units w.r.t. Industrial Wastes; Activated sludge process; trickling filter; sludge degestion units; Aerated lagoons; Stabilization ponds (oxidation ponds); oxidation ditches (Pasveer); Rotating Biological contactor; Anaerobic filter.
UNIT– IV:
Principles of Industrial waste Treatment: Waste reduction pretreatment of wastes, collection and
seggregation of wastes, reduction in volume and strength neutralisation; equalisation;  proportioning.
UNIT–V:
Manufacturing processes, flowsheets; Characteristics and treatment of wastes and disposal methods of the following industries – Sugar, Dairy, Distillery, Paper, Tannery, Textile, Sheet, Fertiliser, Oil refinery and Petrochemicals.
References :
1. M.N. Rao and A. K. Datta; Waste Water Treatment.
2. Metcalf and Eddy; A waste water Engineering Treatment, disposal and Reuse –Tata Mc. Graw-Hill Co., 3rd
edition, 1995.

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