Faculty of Textile Technology
Course: Environmental Management

Teachers in charge Ph. D. Sanja Ercegović Ražić, Assist. Prof.
Study, Module Textile Technology and Engineering - graduate, Module Textile Chemistry, Materials and Ecology
Course summary 4 (2+0+2)
Knowledge verification oral exam
Precondition for testing finished seminars
Lecture type lectures, practice
Exercise type seminars
Subject content Environmental properties - a significant quality element of textile processes and products. Contemporary approach to environmental management - reasons and purpose. International standardization of Environmental Management System (EMS) - a series of ISO 14 000 standards. Determination and inventory of ecological properties as a system elements, process interconnection, Deming circle (Plan/Do/Check/Act). Life Cycle Assessment (LCA), determination and inventory of LCA elements, their interconnection and effects on environment and ecological product characteristics. Principles of assessment and eco-labeling of processes and products (Type I, Type II, Type III). Independent auditing and certification of environmental management system.
Aim of course Understanding environmental management system as an element of process development planning. Qualification for the life cycle assessment, environmental load management and eco-labeling.
Literature necessary for course Series of Standards ISO 14000, Enironmental Management Systems
Series of Standards ISO 14010, Environmental Auditing and Assessment
Series of Standards ISO 14020, Environmental Labels and Declarations
ISO 19011