Goal:Earning of knowledge and skills about electronic and electrical waste management.
Outcome:Knowledge and skills for the implementation of the systemic approach to waste management at the local and regional level, selection of waste treatment methods and optimization of the system for electronic and electrical waste management in the function of environmental quality.
Contents of the course
Waste-basic concepts and definitions.
Types of waste.
Preservation of natural resources-sustainable development.
Categories of electronic and electrical equipment.
Categorization of waste based on waste characteristics-selection of authorized collectors/processors/warehouses/carriers/exporters of waste.
Electronic and electrical waste management.
Treatment and disposal of electronic and electrical waste.
Recycling of electronic and electrical waste, effects of recycling.
Demonstration of electronic and electrical waste management in EU Member States.
Standards, laws and regulations, strategies and action plans for management of electronic and electrical waste in Republic Serbia.
Tools for electronic data management on waste.
Mechanisms of fees and incentives in the waste management system.
Solving problems from the field of electronic and electrical waste management. Introduction with waste handling procedures in the phase of collection, transport and disposal. Visiting one of the recycling plants for electronic and electrical waste.
Textbooks and References
Ilić, M., Miletić, S, Basics of solid waste management, Belgrade, 2002.
Šimon A. Đarmati, Waste management, Faculty of Applied Ecology, Belgrade, 2008.