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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CIEG 436 - Processing, Recycling, Management of Solid Wastes

Credit(s): 3
Component: Lecture
Examines integrated solid waste management systems as well as the regulatory and economic drivers in solid waste management. Employs an engineering perspective in the selection, design, and operation of solid waste management processes including collection, transportation, and landfilling, as well as sustainable options including recycling, composting, and anaerobic digestion. Introduction to principles of life cycle analysis and engineering economics. 
Repeatable for Credit: N Allowed Units: 3 Multiple Term Enrollment: N Grading Basis: Student Option
PREREQ: CIEG 305  or CHEG 341  or MEEG 331  and C- or higher in CIEG 233   or CHEG 112  or CIEG 331 
Course Typically Offered: Fall
General Education Objectives:
GE1B: Analyze Arguments and Information GE1C: Engage in Constructive Ideation GE2A: Communicate Effectively in Writing GE3A: Work Collaboratively Across a Variety of Cultures GE3B: Work Individually Across a Variety of Cultures GE5A: Reason Quantitatively GE5B: Reason Computationally