Call for Abstracts – World Solid Waste Congress 2012

Scientific and technical presentations for the World Solid Waste Congress 2012

Academics, operators, public officials and operators in the waste industry are invited to submit a one page abstract in English before October 30th 2011, to participate in the World Solid Waste Congress.

The proceedings as well as the template for submission are available on the official website at:

Contributions will be selected for either oral presentations or posters. Accepted contributions will be published in the proceedings of the Congress with an ISBN number.

Twelve papers will be selected for peer review in the world’s leading waste science journal Waste Management & Research, and published worldwide, plus handed out at the Congress as a special issue of the Journal.


Abstract submission 30 October 2011
Notification of acceptance / rejection 10 January 2012
Full paper for journal publication 28 February 2012
Full paper for proceedings only 30 April 2012
Registration for early birds 31 May 2012

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