The Journal of Solid Waste Technology and Management

The Journal of Solid Waste Technology and Management

The 33rd International Conference on Solid Waste Technology and Management 2018


The 33rd International Conference on Solid Waste Technology and Management will be held in the U.S.A. on March 18-21, 2018.  Participants are expected from over 40 countries. Researchers, educators, government officials, consultants, managers, community leaders and others with expertise in solid waste are invited to submit papers for oral presentation or poster session at the Conference.

Event Type:
Mar. 18-21, 2018
Annapolis , WA , USA

Papers related to all aspects of solid waste technology and management are of interest, including:
Landfill topics: Recycling

Economics: Waste reduction

Energy recovery and thermal treatment: Composting and biological treatment

Policy: Regulations

EU directives: Facility siting

Public involvement: Education

Household hazardous wastes: Waste composition studies

Chemical and biochemical treatment: Contaminated sites

Municipal wastes: Industrial wastes

Mining and mineral wastes: Medical wastes

Scrap tires: Agricultural wastes

Research topics: Modeling

Utilization of waste materials: Case studies

Solid waste dust: Innovative technologies

Waste collection: Waste generation studies

Integrated waste management: Equipment

Sludge: Ash

Use of waste materials in construction: Environmental impacts

Construction and demolition wastes: Geotechnical topics

Liners, caps, gas and leachate: Environmental equity

Carbon emissions reduction: All other related topics

The abstract should be as brief as feasible (maximum size is 1000 characters).

Online submission is strongly preferred, using the “Submit Abstract” link near the top/right of this page.  If you are unable to use the on-line submission form, a one-page abstract (in English) should be sent to:

Dr. Ronald L. Mersky, Conference Chair, Department of Civil Engineering Widener University,1 University Place, Chester, PA 19013-5792 U.S.A. e-mail:  Fax: 610 499 4461  Phone: 610 499 4042

Include: the paper title; the names of all authors; the complete postal and email addresses of the corresponding author; a brief abstract. Indicate if you wish to present the paper as an oral presentation, poster session, or both.

The deadline for submission of abstracts is October 31, 2017.  Early submission is encouraged.

A discounted Conference registration fee will be available for authors of accepted papers.

Student presentations will be included in the Conference.

Written versions of papers presented at the Conference may be published in the Conference Proceedings.

Papers presented at the Conference may be reviewed for possible publication in the Journal of Solid Waste Technology and Management.

Authors may submit multiple abstracts.  However, no person may present more than two papers at the Conference.

Customer comments


    Is the conference on Jun. 18-21, 2018 or March 18-21? you have listed two different schedules in this page!! Thanks, Junaid

  2. By Kholil Kholil on

    it will be a good meeting for international experst. we will share experince and information a baout waste management and technology