From: "The Journal of Solid
Waste Technology and Management"
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Subject: solid waste call for papers
Date: Wed, 28 May 2008 15:03:58 -0400
International Conference on Solid Waste
Technology and Management
Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.
March 15 - 18, 2009
Researchers, government officials, educators, students, consultants,
managers, community leaders, and others with expertise in solid waste are
invited to submit papers for oral or poster presentation at the
-Abstracts are encouraged from
all areas of solid waste technology and management,
Energy recovery and thermal treatment
Household hazardous wastes
Waste composition studies
Composting and biological treatment
Chemical and biochemical treatment
Mining and mineral wastes
Utilization of waste materials
Integrated waste management Equipment
Use of waste materials in construction
Construction and demolition wastes
Liners, caps, gas and leachate Waste in
Developing Regions Carbon emissions
All other related topics
-To submit an abstract for oral or poster presentation,
-For a printable version of the Call
For Papers that can be posted,
-For exhibiting information,
-Participants are expected
from 40 countries.
-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
-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 individual person may present more than two
papers at the Conference.
On-line submission of
abstracts is preferred. For on-line submission instructions,
If you are unable to use the
on-line submission form, a one-page abstract (in English) should be sent
Dr. Ronald L. Mersky, Conference Chair, Department of Civil
Engineering, Widener University, 1 University Place, Chester, PA
19013-5792 U.S.A., Fax: 610 499 4461, email:
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, 2008. Earlier submission is
The Conference Agenda and
registration information will be posted at
in November, 2008. To learn about the Conference
structure, you may wish to
here to view the agenda of the 23nd (2008)
Conference. The navigation bar at the top of the web pages can be
used to view proceedings details and photo galleries of previous
Please contact me with any questions.
Ronald L. Mersky,
John F. Kennedy
Maggie Clarke, Ph.D.
New York City