SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT

Second cycle degree in ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING

Campus: PADOVA

Language: English

Teaching period: Second Semester

Lecturer: RAFFAELLO COSSU

Number of ECTS credits allocated: 9


Syllabus
Prerequisites: Basic concepts of Sanitary Engineering, Chemistry and Microbiology
Examination methods: Examination methods consist of a written test with open questions and exercises. There will be four written exams during the academic year. Precise information about the exams, the minimum mark for passing the exams and the dates of the tests will be provided at the beginning of the lectures.
Course unit contents: - Waste management strategies
- Composting
- Anaerobic techniques
- Waste management in developing countries
- Mechanical-biological pre-treatment
- Treatment of contaminated sites
- Landfilling