Process design

Abatement and waste treatment

Throughout a chemical manufacturing process emissions and waste will be generated and it is important to consider how to recycle or dispose of this waste. In this module we will look at a range of abatement technologies that can be employed during the manufacture of an API.

Learning objectives

By the end of this module you should be aware of:

  • Types of emissions and wastes that will be generated in the manufacture of an API.
  • Technologies that are employed to protect the environment.

And gain an understanding of:

  • Issues around disposal recycling of wastes.