Understand, classify andmanage solid wastesIdentify routes of entry of different solid wastesources
Identify the characteristicsof solid waste
Suggest suitable actionsand plans to handledifferent situations
Understand moderntreatment technologies andregulations as well assustainability of the chosentechnology
Evaluate different casestudies and apply thelearnt material
Environmental Engineers, Civil Engineers, Officers and Managers of municipal solid wastedepartments, Operators of solid wastefacilities, Those seeking a career in Solid Waste Management or those seeking to improve their knowledge or intending to go into solid waste business.
Introduction: evolution of solidwaste management.
Sources, types, and composition of municipal solid waste.
Physical, chemical, and biological properties of municipality solidwaste.
Management and planning issues
Hazardous wastes found in municipal solid waste.
Solid waste generation
Waste handling and separation, storage, and processing at thesource.