Treatment, Remediation, and Disposal Techniques   [Archived Catalog]
Northwest Vista College Schedule/Catalog 2013-2014

EPCT 1343 - Treatment, Remediation, and Disposal Techniques

Prerequisites: EPCT 2314 , EPCT 2315 

Corequisites: EPCT 2342 

A study of the skills required in treatment, remediation, and disposal processes of solid waste, hazardous materials, and hazardous waste. Emphasizes the technologies applicable in the field. Students will also learn the operation, monitoring, and troubleshooting of membrane pretreatment equipment including multimedia filters and activated carbon beds. Course topics also include prevention of scaling, fouling, and chemical attack problems in membrane units. This course also addresses advanced troubleshooting procedures and techniques required for identifying and correcting common membrane unit problems, including probing, profiling, element replacements, element autopsies and chemical cleaning.

Semester Hours: (3-2-2)

CIP: 15.0507

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