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Solid waste Management

Semester :  VI

Course Code : 18CV642

CIE Marks : 40                       SEE Marks : 60

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SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT
18CV642

SYLLABUS

Module-1

Sources: Sources of Solid waste, Types of solid waste, Physical and Chemical composition of municipal solid waste. Generation rate, Numerical Problems.
Collection: Collection of solid waste- services and systems, equipment, Transportation: Need of transfer operation, transfer station, transport means and methods, route optimization. Solid waste management 2000 rules with, 2016 amendments. 

Module-2

Processing techniques: Purpose of processing, Volume reduction by incineration, Process description, Mechanical volume reduction (compaction), Mechanical size reduction (shredding), component separation (manual and mechanical methods).

Module-3

Composting Aerobic and anaerobic methods – process description, process microbiology, design consideration, Mechanical composting, Vermicomposting, Numerical Problems.
Sanitary landfilling: Definition, advantages and disadvantages, site selection, methods, reaction occurring in landfill- Gas and Leachate movement, Control of gas and leachate movement, Design of sanitary landfill. Numerical Problems. 

Module-4

Sources, collection, treatment and disposal:- Biomedical waste, E-waste, construction and demolition waste.

Module-5

Incineration -3Ts factor affecting incineration, types of incinerations, Pyrolsis , Energy recovery technique from solid waste management. Hazardous waste.