Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
Industrial Pollution Control CEV414 8 3 + 0 4


Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Compulsory
Coordinator Assist.Prof. Kadir ÖZDEMİR
Instructors Assist.Prof. Kadir ÖZDEMİR
Goals It is aimed to teach to students the characteristics of industrial wastewaters and treatment methods
Contents Sources of industrial pollution, Characteristics of industrial wastewaters and treatment methods, Determination of industrial pollution load, Minimization of waste volume, Discharge standards, On-site control, Classification of industries with respect to wastes generated, Investigation of wastewater characteristics and treatment of some of the industries (meat, pulp, dairy, oil, leather industries)
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 Students will have knowledge about endustrial pollution
2 Students will be able to characterize the content and characteristic of process waters generated from various industries
3 Students will have enough knowledge about various treatment methods for industries which have various characteristics of wastewater
4 Students will have knowledge about wastewater treatment plants of industries have significant effect on environmental pollution
5 (Waiting for translation) Öğrenciler endüstriyel atık yönetiminin tanımı ve uygulama yöntemleri ile ilgili yeterli bilgiye sahip olacaktır

Mode of Delivery Face-to-Face
Planned Learning Activities & Teaching Methods Lecture, discussion, homework, presentation
Assessment Methods Mid-term exam, presentation, final exam

Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 Contents and treatability of industrial wastewaters
2 Investigation of treatability of domestic and industrial wastewaters together
3 Discharge standards of industrial wastewaters WPCR
4 Waste minimization of industries, Discharge methods of wastewaters
5 General view to physical, chemical and biological processes designed for industrial wastewater treatment
6 Investigation of balance, neutralization and flotation tanks
7 Biological treatment for industrial wastewater treatment
8 Advanced treatment methods for industrial wastewater treatment
9 Investigation of sugar mill wastewaters and designing of a wastewater treatment plant
10 Investigation of textile factory wastewaters and designing of a wastewater treatment plant
11 Investigation of meat and meat products factory wastewaters and designing of a wastewater treatment plant
12 Investigation of dairy products factory wastewaters and designing of a wastewater treatment plant
13 Investigation of metal industry wastewaters and designing of a wastewater treatment plant
14 Investigation of soap and detergent factory wastewaters and designing of a wastewater treatment plant

Textbook Wang, L.K., Hung Y.T., Lo, H.H., Yapijakis, C., (2004), Handbook of Industrial and Hazardous Waste Treatment, 2th ed., published by Marcel Dekker, ISBN: 0-8247-4114-5.
Additional Resources Tchobanoglous, G., Burton, F.L., Stensel, D.D. (2002), Wastewater Engineering: Treatment and Reuse, 4th ed., Published by McGrow-Hill, ISBN: 0070418780……………………..WPCR

Assessment System Quantity Percentage
In-Term Studies
Mid-terms 1 30
Assignments 6 60
Presentation / Preparing Seminar 1 10
In-Term Total 8 100
Contribution of In-Term Studies to Overall 40
Contribution of Final Exam to Overall 60
Total 100

Course's Contribution to PLO
No Key Learning Outcomes Level
1 2 3 4 5
1 Engineering graduates with application skills of fundamental scientific knowledge in the engineering practice. x
2 Determines, defines, formulates and solves problems in engineering; fort his aim selects and applies the appropriate analytical models and modeling techniques. x
3 Analyses a system, system component or process and in order to meet the requirements, designs under realistic conditions; thus applies modern techniques of design. x
4 Selects and uses modern techniques and devices necessary for engineering applications. x
5 Designs and carries out experiments, collects data, analyzes and comments on the findings. x
6 Works effectively and individually on multi disciplinary teams. x
7 Accesses knowledge, and to do this, does research, uses databases and other data sources. x
8 Is aware of the importance of lifelong learning; follows advances in science and technology and updates his knowledge continuously. x
9 Uses communication and information technology at least at advanced level of European Computer Driving License x
10 Communicates effectively both orally and in writing; uses a foreign language at least at B1 level of European Language Portfolio. x
11 Communicates using technical drawing. x
12 Has the awareness of Professional ethics and responsibility. x
13 Has awareness about Project management, workplace applications, health of workers, environment and work security; and about legal consequences of engineering applications. x
14 Indicates that he is aware of the universal and social effects of engineering solutions and applications; is aware of entrepreneurship and innovativeness and is knowledgeable about the problems of the current age. x
15 Makes use of conceptual and applied knowledge in mathematics, science and in his own area in accordance for engineering solutions.

Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load (h)
Course Duration 14 3 42
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 4 56
Presentation / Preparing Seminar 1 1 1
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Work Load (h) 119
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 3.97
ECTS Credit of the Course 4