14MTET5 - Ecological aspects of textile materials engineering

Course specification
Course titleEcological aspects of textile materials engineering
Study programme
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      ConditionОблик условљености
      The goalThe course has been designed to provide knowledge about possibilities of right selection of technologies and running the processes within textile production with emphasis on minimization of environmental pollution and recycling of textile products.
      The outcomeStudents will become acquainted with eco-labeling of textile products, concepts of life-cycle and recycling of textile products.
      Contents of lecturesStudents will get insight into national environmental legislation and laws as well as into their harmonization with EU directives. Environmental acceptability of available textile technologies, environmental acceptability of textile materials and products, ecology of waste material disposal and possibilities of textile products recycling will be considered in detail.
      Contents of exercises
      1. H.K.Rouette, Encyclopedia of Textile Finishing, Springer-Verlag, ISBN: 3-540-65031-8, (2001).
      2. Recycling in Textiles, Ed. Y. Wang, Woodhead Publishing in Textiles, Cambridge (2006).
      3. Handbook of Industrial and Hazardous Wastes Treatment, Marcel Dekker (2004).
      4. The Textile Industry and the Environment, UNEP, Report No.16, ISBN: 92-807-1367-1, 1994.
      5. D.Jocić, M.Jocić, Ekoteks standard - znak ekološkog kvaliteta tekstila, Tekstilna industrija, 47, No.5-7, 5-12 (1999).
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      LecturesExercisesOTCStudy and ResearchOther classes
      Methods of teachingLectures
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligationsPointsFinal examPoints
      Activites during lecturesTest paper
      Practical lessonsOral examination60