We wish to thank all authors who submitted their abstracts by the deadline. The response to the Call for Abstracts has been very successful! Take a look at the preliminary programme
LATE ABSTRACTS STILL ACCEPTED!
Late abstracts will be still evaluated by the Symposium Scientific Committees for a possible inclusion in the Scientific Programme. If you wish to submit a late proposal, please read the instructions and make your submission using the online form.
Abstracts may be submitted for oral or poster presentations and should be formatted according to the provided template.
Offers of workshop proposals are also welcome.
- CONSTRUCTION & DEMOLITION WASTE FROM DISASTER WASTE (Natural events, wars, etc.)
Characterisation; Management and environmental impact; etc.
- NEW ISSUES ON GEOSYNTHETICS IN ENVIRONMENTAL APPLICATION
Potential release of microplastics; Use of recycled plastics in manufacturing new geosynthetics; etc.
- CONTROL OF EMERGING CONTAMINANTS (EC) AND NANOPARTICLES IN WASTE MANAGEMENT
Minimisation of chemical in products (paper, plastics, etc.); EC in waste and sludges; Fate of EC in waste processing and disposal (composting, recycling, incineration, landfilling, etc.); Diffusion of EC from recycled products; Effects of EC on environment and health; etc.
- CONTROL OF MICRO- & NANOPLASTICS (MNP) IN WASTE MANAGEMENT
Disintegration and biodegradation behaviour of different kind of plastics; MNP in waste and sludges; Fate of MNP in waste processing and disposal (composting, recycling, incineration, landfilling, etc.); Diffusion of MNP from recycled products; Effects of MNP on environment and health; etc.
- CIRCULAR ECONOMY
Concepts, strategies, policies; Ecodesign of products; Energy and economic aspects; Sustainable final sinks; Materials, CO2 and energy balance; Role of the different waste management technologies; Life Cycle thinking and risks assessment; etc.
- BIODIVERSITY AND WASTE MANAGEMENT
Negative and positive potential impacts of waste management on biodiversity aspects
- DIGITAL SOLUTIONS FOR WASTE MANAGEMENT & CIRCULAR ECONOMY
AI (Artificial Intelligence), ML (Machine Learning), IoT (Internet of Things), Big Data, cloud and edge computing, specific software for product design, manufacturing (including supply chains for procurement), logistics, sales e-trading, business analytics and any other circular economy steps, etc.
- WASTE ART
Different kind of art techniques by using materials from waste; Social involvement; Visualisation of waste problems