Unit-1

Industrial wastes & their sources: various industrial processes, sources and types of wastes-solid, liquid, gaseous, noise & radiation emissions. Sources for industrial water usages and various industrial processes requiring water use and water quality.

Unit-2

Processes responsible for deterioration in water quality, Various waste water streams, Control and removal of specific pollutants in industrial wastewaters, e.g., oil and grease, bio-degradable organics, chemicals such as cyanide, fluoride, toxic organics, heavy metals, radioactivity etc. Wastewater re-uses& recycling, concept of zero discharge effluent.

Unit-3

Control of gaseous emissions: hood and ducts, tall stacks, particulate and gaseous pollutant control; Solid waste generation and disposal management; Hazardous wastes: definitions, concepts and management aspects; Noise & radiation: generation, control and management.

Unit-4

Recent trends in industrial waste management, cradle to grave concept, life cycle analysis, clean technologies; Case studies of various industries, e.g., dairy, fertilizer, distillery, sugar, pulp and paper, iron and steel, metal plating, thermal power plants, etc.

Unit-5

Environmental audit: definitions and concepts, environmental audit versus accounts audit, compliance audit, relevant methodologies, various pollution regulations, Introduction to ISO and ISO 14000.

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