civl6040 - Postgraduate Curriculum _ Course Title: Solid...

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Postgraduate Curriculum _________________________________________________________________________________________ Course Title: Solid and hazardous waste management engineering Course Code: CIVL6040 Lecturer(s): Dr. A. Koenig Year: 2005-06 Level: M.Sc. Lecture Hours: 32.5 hours Tutorial Hours: Laboratory Hours: Examination Hours: 2 hours Other Hours: - Pre-requisite: Co-requisite: Course Objectives To provide an understanding of the engineering and scientific principles applied to the integrated management of society's waste and material resources. Course Syllabus Calendar Entry Resource use in modern society; sources, characteristics, and quantities of waste; environmental impact; waste prevention, reduction, and recycling; collection, transfer and transport; mechanical, biological, chemical and thermal processing; final disposal; case studies. Course Contents 1. Resource use in modern society (2.5 hours) Material use in Hong Kong; material balances and waste production; material management and environmental protection
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This note was uploaded on 03/26/2012 for the course CIVIL 6049 taught by Professor Can'tremember during the Spring '12 term at HKU.

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