NIT Hamirpur Syllabus Solid Wastes and Enviromental Pollution

 NIT Hamirpur Syllabus SOLID WASTES AND ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION

 SOLID WASTES AND ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION

Municipal Solid Waste: Generation, Rate Variation, Characteristics (Physical, Biological and

Chemical); Management Options for Solid Waste, Waste Reduction at the Source, Collection

techniques, Materials and Resources Recovery / Recycling. Transport of Municipal Solid

Waste, Routing and Scheduling, Treatment, Transformations and Disposal Techniques

(Composting, Vermi Composting, Incineration, Refuse Derived fuels, Landfilling).

Hazardous waste management: Exposure and risk assessment, environment legislation, chara

cterization and site assessment, waste minimization, incineration, transportation, storage, land

fill disposal. Air Pollution, Meteorology of Air Pollution, Particulate Emission Control

Devices, Gaseous Pollutants Control,

environmental assessment, acts relating to air pollution, standards. 

Books:

1.  Hazardous Waste management  : M.D. LaGrega, P.L. Buckingham, J.C.Evans

2.  Introduction to Environmental Engineering: M.L.Davis and D.A.Cornwell.

3.  Integrated solid Waste Management,Principles and Management Issues: G. 

     Tchobanoglous,H.Theisen, S.Vigil.

4.  Air Pollution Control and Design for Industry – Paul N. Cheremiseriniff.

5.  Air Pollution and Industry – R.D. Ross

6.  Introduction to Air Pollution and Control – MuralikrishnaCE

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