Courses of Study 2013-2014 
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Courses of Study 2013-2014 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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BEE 4760 - Solid Waste Engineering

Spring. 3 credits. Letter grades only.

Prerequisite: BEE 3500  or CEE 3510  or permission of instructor.

D. A. Haith.

Planning and design of processes and facilities for management of municipal solid wastes. Source characterization and reduction; collection and transport systems; waste-toenergy combustion; sanitary landfills; composting; recycling and materials recovery facilities; and hazardous waste management. Emphasizes quantitative analyses.

Outcome 1: An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs.

Outcome 2: An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems.

Outcome 3: A knowledge of contemporary issues.

Outcome 4: An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice for engineering practice.

Outcome 5: An ability to create sustainable solutions in the context of a complex natural environment.

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