SUM 2020

5th Symposium on Urban Mining and Circular Economy

New date and location: 18-20 November 2020, Venice, Italy


CRETE 2020

7th International Conference on Industrial and Hazardous Waste Management,  Chania-Crete, Greece, September 15 - 18, 2020. Website

ICLRS 2020

11th Intercontinental Landfill Research Symposium, October 11-14, 2020, Sunderbyn, Wilmington, NC, USA. Call for Session Proposals & Abstracts open. Website

VENICE 2020

8th International Symposium on Energy from Biomass and Waste, November 16-19, 2020, Venice, Italy. Website







Mode of operation and outcomes

The objectives of IWWG will be pursued mainly by means of:

Dissemination of Information

  • Collecting, developing and disseminating information on all aspects of solid waste management with particular emphasis on the results of R&D
  • Editing and producing the Journal Waste Management
  • Maintaining an internet web site

Discussion Forums

  • Running symposia and conferences
  • Organising seminars, workshops and specialist task groups
  • Fostering links with existing organisations

Education

  • Running training courses and producing training material
  • Publishing textbooks and monographs
  • Developing university courses

Services

  • Providing technical assistance in co-sponsoring conferences, courses, etc.
  • Supplying consultancy services to institutions, governments, world organisations, etc.
  • Providing advice on the development of guidelines, legislation and waste management policy.