- Abbreviation: TINOS 2015
- Conference Type: Conference
- Start Date: 02/07/2015
- Online Registration: http://tinos2015.uest.gr/index.php/conference/register
- Conference URL: http://tinos2015.uest.gr/
- Hotel Venue: The Museum of Marble Crafts, in Pirgos, on the island of Tinos
- Street: Pyrgos (Tinos Island)
- City: Tinos Island
- State: Wyoming
- Country: Greece
- Zip/Postal Code: 84200
- Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Contact Name: Kostas Moustakas
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The Conference aims to address the significant issue of sustainable solid waste management through the promotion of safe practices & effective technologies. The Conference focuses mainly on modern solid waste technologies. It aims to stimulate the interest of scientists and citizens and inform them about the latest developments in the field of municipal solid waste management.
Separation at source, Biological Treatment, the treatment at central facilities, waste prevention & separation at source with emphasis on biowaste, integrated waste management in islands and generally isolated areas also constitute priority subjects. Special attention will be drawn on the challenges of the Waste Framework Directive & the products produced of solid waste, such as: biofuels, compost, materials, etc.
The Conference will provide an opportunity to bring together scientists & professionals from government departments, Municipalities, private institutions, research & education institutions, being a forum for the exchange of the most recent ideas, techniques & experiences in all areas of solid waste management.
A special workshop will also focus on the waste management problems of the Local Authorities & Municipalities.
Topics of interest include but are not limited to:
Source separation schemes for solid waste
Biological treatment techniques (composting & anaerobic digestion)
EU policies and strategies for solid waste management
Solid waste prevention techniques
Socio-economic issues related to solid waste management
Household solid waste treatment technologies
Household solid waste collection techniques
Integrated management in islands & other isolated areas
Characterization of waste residues
Energy from Waste (biomass, oil sludge, syngas, etc.)
Decision support tools in the waste management field