Faculty of Textile Technology
Course: Cooperative Environmental Management Systems

Teachers in charge Ph. D. Natalija Koprivanec, Assist. Prof.
Study Textile Science and Technology - postgraduate
Course summary 30
Knowledge verification oral exam
Lecture type lectures
Exercise type seminars
Subject content Water pollution prevention in textile industry with an emphasis on technological processes of dyeing. Methodology and techniques. Life Cycle Assessment (LCA). Primary and secondary treatment processes, conventional biological and alternative processes. Separation systems and recycling. Risk assesment and management. Complience with environmental menagement systems. Eco Management and Audit Scheme (EMAS); Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSAS) 18001. Compliance with legislation. Cleaner production, principles, methodology and Eco-efficiency. Public policy and communication. The concept of intergrated envvironmental management.
Aim of course Introduce with the proactive approach in solving the problems of environmental protection. At the same time, application of preventive strategies for environmental protection of production processes.
Literature necessary for course Moeller, D.W.: Environmental Health, Harvard University Press, London,1998.
Dupont, R.R., Baxter, T.E., Theodore, L.: Environmental Management, Problems and Solutions, Lewis Publishers, New York, 1998.
Gregori.S.: Introduction to ISO 14001 Standard, De Montfort University, London, 1996.
Sheldon,C.: ISO 14000 and Beyond, Environmental management Systems in the real World, Greenleaf Publishing, UK, 1997. Corbitt, McGraw-Hill