CONTAMINATED SITES REMEDIATION TECHNOLOGIES
|Academic year||2019/2020 Syllabus of previous years|
|Official course title||TECNOLOGIE DI RISANAMENTO DI SITI CONTAMINATI|
|Course code||CM0455 (AF:306540 AR:166081)|
|Degree level||Master's Degree Programme (DM270)|
|Educational sector code||ING-IND/25|
|Spazio Moodle||Link allo spazio del corso|
state of the art in Europe and Italy, introduction to Italian laws, fundamentals of hydrogeology, type of contaminants, characterization of a contaminated site, sampling strategies, general introduction on biological methods for the recovery of water and soil, phytoremediation, bioventing, biopiles, composting, land farming, biosparging, natural attenuation; general introduction on the chemical-physical technologies available for the recovery of contaminated soils and waters; technologies of safety measures of a contaminated site: a description of physical barriers; hydraulic barriers, remediation techniques: permeable reactive barriers, ventilation of the soil, immobilization technology,soil washing, thermal treatments, oxidative processes, electrokinetic decontamination, water treatment (from Pump and treat systems); case studies.
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The written exam is divided into two parts: the first consists of 15 multiple choice questions that are intended to verify the preparation of the student about the most important aspects related to the general and specific aspects of remediation technologies . The second part of the exam consists of 2 open-ended questions that require a detailed description of the topic and 1 exercise. The exam duration is 2 hours .
This subject deals with topics related to the macro-area "Natural capital and environmental quality" and contributes to the achievement of one or more goals of U. N. Agenda for Sustainable Development