166.217 Chemistry of tanning and leatherproduction
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2019S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture

Aim of course

Impart of knowledges about the chemical reactions and processes in the course of leatherproduction including the ecological as well as economical situation of leatherproduction in Austria. Excursion to an Austrian leatherfactory.

Subject of course

The skin: Histology, composition, chemistry of proteins in the skin, kinds of animals - origin, skinning, processes of conservation, valuation of the quality of skins, defects of rawhides; Tanning agents: Chemistry and reactions of tanning materials; Processes of leatherproduction: tannery machines, different kinds of leather, application, methods for leathertesting; Ecology: Byproducts of leatherproduction - avoidance, utilization, deposition, amount of sewage, composition, treatment, treatment of waste air, technologies for avoidance; Economy: examples of the Austrian leatherproduction

Lecturers

  • Wacht, Gerhard

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Thu14:00 - 16:0014.03.2019 - 27.06.2019Seminarraum Lehar 03 Vorlesung
Chemistry of tanning and leatherproduction - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Thu14.03.201914:00 - 16:00Seminarraum Lehar 03 Vorlesung
Thu21.03.201914:00 - 16:00Seminarraum Lehar 03 Vorlesung
Thu28.03.201914:00 - 16:00Seminarraum Lehar 03 Vorlesung
Thu04.04.201914:00 - 16:00Seminarraum Lehar 03 Vorlesung
Thu11.04.201914:00 - 16:00Seminarraum Lehar 03 Vorlesung
Thu02.05.201914:00 - 16:00Seminarraum Lehar 03 Vorlesung
Thu09.05.201914:00 - 16:00Seminarraum Lehar 03 Vorlesung
Thu16.05.201914:00 - 16:00Seminarraum Lehar 03 Vorlesung
Thu23.05.201914:00 - 16:00Seminarraum Lehar 03 Vorlesung
Thu06.06.201914:00 - 16:00Seminarraum Lehar 03 Vorlesung
Thu13.06.201914:00 - 16:00Seminarraum Lehar 03 Vorlesung
Thu27.06.201914:00 - 16:00Seminarraum Lehar 03 Vorlesung

Course registration

Not necessary

Curricula

Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Language

German