Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Regulatory framework, site investigation, site restoration, and waste disposal. Site characterization methods. Waste types and properties. Subsurface contaminant transport. Multiphase fluid flow. Design of waste containment and waste disposal systems. Review of remedial alternatives with emphasis on in situ technologies. Case histories. Integrated environmental management processes. Environmental legislation in South Africa. Environmental impact, environmental auditing and risk analysis. ISO 140000: what it entails and how it is applied. Community participation.
1 practical per week, 1 tutorial per week, 4 lectures per week
Language of tuition
Separate classes for Afrikaans and English
Period of presentation
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