Waste Vision 2100

IWWG proudly presents the second call for the IWWG-award ‘Waste Vision 2100’. Application deadline extended to 15th June 2021.


IWWG President participated in 2021 P4G Seoul Summit

The president of the IWWG, Evangelos Gidarakos, participated at the 2021 P4G Seoul Summit on Green Growth and Global Targets 2030.


New job vacancy (April 2021)

Waste Processing Technology and Waste Management at the Montanuniversitaet Leoben (Austria) offers a senior scientist position.


CRETE 2021

7th International Conference on Industrial and Hazardous Waste Management

July 27-30, 2021. Chania, Crete, Greece Website

SARDINIA 2021

18th International Waste Management and Landfill Symposium, 11 - 15 October 2021, Santa Margherita di Pula, Cagliari, Italy. Website

IWWG Russia and NIS Regional Branch: International Scientific Conference 2021

The IWWG Regional Branch for Russia and NIS is co-organizing the V International Scientific Conference "From Waste Management to Resource Recovery" to be held 2-3 Dec. 2021 in Perm, Russia.

ICLRS 2022

11th Intercontinental Landfill Research Symposium

June 2022, Wilmington, NC, USA.Website







Scientific Advisory Panel (SAP)

The Scientific Advisory Panel is a pool of a limited number of high-ranking distinguished scientists and professionals, appointed by the Board in view of their high reputation and standing. They act as a kind of think tank and support the Board. In addition, the SAP is preparing policy papers for the IWWG on current waste topics. These papers can be reviewed under the IWWG website section "Publications" as well as in the official journal of the IWWG, Waste Management.

Currently, the SAP consists of the following members:

Antoni Sánchez

composting, solid-state fermentation, circular economy

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Gudrun Obersteiner

waste prevention, food waste, LCA

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Jan Slavik

economics of waste, environmental policy, socio-economic evaluations

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Lingyue Zhang

Leachate Treatment, MSW Management, LCA

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Marco Ritzkowski

landfill aftercare, landfill remediation, MBT

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Lidia Lombardi

LCA, thermal treatments, energy recovery

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Francisco Oliveira

sanitary landfills and WM in DCs, closed dump sites, biogas recovery & solid waste valorization

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Dimitrios Komilis

MSW management, composting, landfilling, LCA

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Maria Aivalioti

 hazardous waste, site remediation

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Maria Cristina Lavagnolo

Leachate management, environmental sustainability, WM in DCs

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Wenjing Lu

 solid waste management, landfill processes and technology, microbiological processes

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Dezhen Cheng

 

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Hua Zhang

characterization, treatment, disposal and beneficial utilization of solid waste

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Ilje Pikaar

 wastewater treatment, resource recovery, environmental electrochemistry

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Jianguo Liu

 

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Alexandre Cabral

biosystems for the reduction of GHG emissions, cover systems with capillary barrier effect

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Jae Young Kim

AD, landfill design & operation, GHG emission monitoring

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Michael Nelles

technologies of solid waste management, oragnic waste & residues, international projects on EP

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Francesco Garbo

wastewater treatment, phytotreatment, blue technologies

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Kaimin Shih

Materials Recovery, E-Waste, Beneficial Uses of Waste

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Luca Alibardi

organic waste, hydrogen production, biorefinery

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Aldo Muntoni

solid waste management, energy & material recovery from waste, hazardous waste stabilization

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  • M. Barlaz, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA
  • S. Mahnik, VAMED-KMB, Vienna, Austria
  • M. Osmani, Loughborough University, UK
  • A. Polettini, University of Rome "La Sapienza", Italy
  • W. Powrie, University of Southampton, UK
  • S. Sakai, Kyoto University, Japan
  • S. Salhofer, BOKU University, Vienna, Austria
  • K. Spokas, US Department of Agriculture – Agricultural Research Service, USA
  • I. Williams, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
  • V. S. Rotter, University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany
  • C. Zurbruegg, Eawag/Sandec, Duebendorf, Switzerland


The Scientific Advisory Panel is composed of selected IWWG members. Scientific Advisory Panel Members are approved by the Board by consensus or vote. Members may nominate themselves to the Board for Scientific Advisory Panel Membership. In addition, Scientific Advisory Panel members may be nominated by a Board member, and seconded by two other Board members.