Industrial pollution abatement | Department of Chemical Engineering

Industrial pollution abatement

Content of the course
• Types of pollution: Water pollution, Air pollution, noise pollution.
• Industrial Waste water characterization including physical, chemical, and biological characterization
• Industrial waste water management processes including physical processes, chemical processes, and biological processes.
• Industrial air pollution characterization and treatment techniques.
• Noise pollution: Source, Health effect, Characterization and control measures
• Types of different Industrial solid waste, Solid waste management including 4 R’s: Reduce, Recycle, Rebuy and Reuse.

Reference books:
•Metcalf & Eddy, “Wastewater engineering- treatment and reuse”, Tata McGraw-
Hill, New Delhi.
•Masters, G.M., Ela, W.P. “Introduction to Environmental Engineering and Science”,
Pearson publication.
•Garg, S.K., “Sewage disposal and Air Pollution Engineering”, Khanna publishers,
•Bhatia, S.C., “Environmental Pollution and Control in Chemical Process Industries,” Khanna Publishers, Delhi,
•Modi, P. N., “Sewage Treatment and Disposal and Waste Water Engineering,” Vol. II, Standard Book House, Delhi ,
•Peavy, H. S., Rowe, D. R., Tchobanoglous, G.,“Environmental Engineering” ;
McGraw Hill.

Evaluation Scheme:
Quiz 1: 20 marks
Quiz 2: 20 marks
Final term exam: 60
Total marks: 100

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