ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF INDUSTRIAL PROCESSES AND PRODUCTS

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF INDUSTRIAL PROCESSES AND PRODUCTS

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Code
98237
ACADEMIC YEAR
2020/2021
CREDITS
5 credits during the 1st year of 10720 ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING (LM-35) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
ING-IND/27
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING)
semester
2° Semester
modules
This unit is a module of:
Teaching materials

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

To provide an in-depth knowledge of the main industrial processes, with particular reference to environmental and sustainability issues related to these processes and their products

Teaching methods

Lectures and visits to industrial plants

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

The course includes the discussion of the technical and environmental problems of the following technologies and industrial products:

production, treatment and use of natural gas; oil production, treatment and use; production, treatment and use of coal; industrial use of biomass and waste; production and use of hydrogen; production of nuclear fuels and treatment of radioactive waste; production of chemical intermediates from fossil and renewable sources; production of cements, metals, semiconductors, fertilizers, plastics and elastomers; lubricants, detergents, dyes, solvents, explosives, pesticides, agrochemicals, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics.

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Teaching documents delivered by the teacher through Aulaweb

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: Meetings on request

Exam Board

GUIDO BUSCA (President)

GABRIELLA GARBARINO

GIOVANNI BESIO

LUISA PAGNINI

LUCA GIOVANNI LANZA

ELISABETTA ARATO (President Substitute)

BARBARA BOSIO (President Substitute)

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Lectures and visits to industrial plants

EXAMS

Assessment methods

The critical discussion of the topics of the course will allow to assess the level of knowledge of the student and his ability to apply the basic knowledge to the concrete issues related to the environmental impact of industrial technologies.

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
24/03/2021 09:00 GENOVA Orale
08/06/2021 09:00 GENOVA Orale
01/07/2021 09:00 GENOVA Orale
01/09/2021 09:00 GENOVA Orale