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.


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

Yasushi Matsufuji

Professor of Civil Engineering
Fukuoka University


Ph.D., Engineering, 1993, B.S. Pharmacia, 1971.
Professor, Faculty of Engineering, University of Fukuoka, Japan (1997- ).

Yasushi Matsufuji is Professor at the Faculty of Engineering of Fukuoka University, Japan. He is also Invited Professor at National Research Center for Environmental Analysis and Measurements, People's Republic of China. Since 1999 he is Honorable Advisor of Environmental Bureau, Guanzhou, People's Republic of China, and Advisor of UN-HABITAT Fukuoka Office. He carries out research activities in the field of Final Disposal Design and Operation of Solid Waste Landfills, Landfill Microbiology, and Recycle of MSW.

Special Field of Research
Landfill Design and Operation of Solid Waste, Landfill Microbiology, and Solid Waste Management

Recent work includes:

  1. Book
  2. Book for Environmental issue , Kyushu University Press , 1995 (in Japanese)
    Handbook for Waste, Chuohoki Press Co. Ltd ., 1995 (in Japanese)
    Technical Handbook for Solid waste, Omusha Co. Ltd. , 1996 (in Japanese)
    Dictionary of Waste, Coronasha Co. Ltd. , 1997 (in Japanese)
    A Road to Sanitary Landfill, Hageso Utama Sdn.Bhd.,1997
    Dictionary of Waste Management Environmental Conservation , Maruzen Co. Ltd., 2000

  3. Published Paper
  4. Y. Matsufuji, A. Tachifuji and M. Hanashima:Improvement Technology for Sanitary Landfills by Semiaerobic Landfill Concept,Proceedings of the Asian Pacific Landfill Symposium Fukuoka 2000,pp.163-169, 2000

    Y. Matsufuji, T. SOMEYA and A. Tachifuji:Fate of Mutagens in Leachate from Solid Waste Landfill Sites as Determined by the Ames Salmonella Assey, Proceedings of the Asian Pacific Landfill Symposium Fukuoka 2000,pp404-409, 2000

    Y. Matsufuji, R. YANASE and M. Hanashima:Battery Corrosion and Mercury Migration in Landfill Site,Proceedings of the Asian Pacific Landfill Symposium Fukuoka 2000,pp.416-421, 2000

    Y. Matsufuji, M.Sakai, K.Tsuji, H.Saito:Safty Closure and Reuse of Completed Landfill Sites by using The Recirculatory Semi-aerobic Landfill System,Proceedings of Eighth International Waste Management and Landfill Symposium,Vol.II,pp.541-550, 2001

    Y. Matsufuji, A.Tachifuji, H.Hanashima:Production Mechanism and Amount of Nitrous Oxide (N2O) in Landfill,Proceedings of Eighth International Waste Management and Landfill Symposium,Vol.?,pp.459-466, 2001Y. Matsufuji, R.Yanase:Research on the Recycling of Used Disposable Diaper,Proceedings of Nineth International Waste Management and Landfill Symposium,pp.567-568, 2003

Contact information

Department of Civil Engineering
Fukuoka Universuty
8-19-1 NanakumaJohnan-ku, Fukuoka
Tel: +81-92-863-8238
Fax: +81-92-863-8248

e-mail:ymatsufu (AT) fukuoka-u.ac.jp
Homepage: http://www.tec.fukuoka-u.ac.jp/tc/english/english.html