Energy, Mobility and Environmental Management

Waste and Recycling Management

Integrated course, 2.00 ECTS


Course content

This lecture provides in-depth knowledge of the requirements of recycling management, including the treatment and recycling of relevant materials.

Learning outcomes

Module UWM 3 introduces students to the requirements of recycling management and central aspects of industrial process engineering as a basis for measures to mitigate emissions and enhance energy efficiency. It also provides an overview of the most important measuring sensors used in environmental engineering as a prerequisite for initiating and assessing improvement measures.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Books: Haas/Schlesinger: Umweltökonomie und Ressourcenmanagment, WBG; Kranert/Cord-Landwehr: Einführung in die Abfallwirtschaft, Vieweg + Teubner; Bilitewski/Härdtle: Abfallwirtschaft, Springer Vieweg; Abfallwirtschaftsgesetz und Verordnungen idgF., RIS; Martens/Goldmann: Recylingtechnik, Springer Vieweg; Draxler/Siebenhofer: Verfahrenstechnik in Beispielen, Springer Vieweg; Förster: Umweltschutztechnik, Springer; Schwister/Leven: Verfahrenstechnik für Ingenieure; Hanser; Hering/Schönfelder: Sensoren in Wissenschaft und Technik, Springer Vieweg

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