New job vacancy (June 2020)

Loughborough University (UK) offers two positions for post doc researchers related to two H2020 funded projects.

SUM 2020

5th Symposium on Urban Mining and Circular Economy

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


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

CRETE 2020

7th International Conference on Industrial and Hazardous Waste Management

Rescheduled to May 18-21, 2021. Chania, Crete, Greece Website

ICLRS 2020

11th Intercontinental Landfill Research Symposium

Rescheduled to June 2022, Wilmington, NC, USA.Website


Hiroshi Takatsuki

Pen-name: High Moon
Director of Miyako Ecology Center
A reseacher in the waste management field
A member of the Japan Cartoonists Association
Books(in English): Cartoon "Gomic" Part 1-Part 7

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Hangzhou Environmental Group Ltd.

Hangzhou Environmental Group Ltd. in China takes care of Hangzhou city`s waste which amounts to about 4,500 t/d. The activities of the group comprise of waste collection, transportation, ecological landfilling, incineration, biogas power...

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University of Central Florida, USA

During their training, Engineering students typically only come into contact with technical and natural science disciplines just as Art students are mostly exposed to non-scientific studies...

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We present


a unique initiative based in Australia which successfully combines entrepreneurship and social responsibility. Please read on for details on this Inspiring venture...

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Our colleague Hajer Barouni from Tunisia shares with us a keen interest in art from waste. Thanks to her we connected with SADIKA, whose recycled glass objects are exhibited in the Gallery under DESIGN, and now she brings to us the photographic workshop run under the direction of the German GOETHE INSTITUT in Tunisia, in the Spring of 2014...

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Kultlaschen is an excellent example of how to create a small business out of very little. No special working space or equipment, no investment, no capital. Just raw material, in this case a rejected production batch of can openers that would have gone to waste....

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The Green Team

Here we present another success story, the initiative of a group of girls, known as the “Green Team”, from Durban Girls´ College (South Africa), whose mission is to transform their school into an environmentally conscious institution...

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The Friendly Fences Project

We are proud to present a new project by Umcebo Design, the Durban based art and craft consultancy, focused on making decor, lighting and public art pieces from recycled, reclaimed and other materials…

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