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System Aspects

The ISWM concept distinguishes six aspects, or lenses, through which the existing waste system can be assessed and with which a new or expanded system can be planned. Those aspects are primarily:

Environmental & Health, Financial and Economic, Gender Aspects, Institutional, Political & Legal, Sociocultural, Technical

Below you can find all the available resources- events, organizations, pages, weblinks that related to the different waste system aspects.


DAKOFA/ISWA:Waste & Climate Conference Copenhagen, Denmark

posted on 16 April 2012 by Anonymous
In a time where resource efficiency and increased recycling is on the agenda, DAKOFA/ISWA hosts a conference on waste management in a climate change perspective. The competition for the valuable and critical resources in waste is becoming increasingly...

Future World of Biogas: Europe 2012

posted on 14 June 2012 by Anonymous
ACI's Future World of Biogas: Europe 2012 is the most up-to-date platform and meeting place for all companies along the entire value chain within the biogas industry to meet and discuss the latest prospects and challenges facing the industry....

Gasification 2012

posted on 14 June 2012 by Sameera
ACI’s Gasification 2012 is taking place in London, UK on the 21st – 22nd November 2012. This is the second event in our line of gasification conferences and will be looking into global gasification and the opportunities for growth and...

ibausil- International Conference on Building Materials

posted on 14 June 2012 by Sameera
The conference aims to bring researchers from universities and industrial enterprises, from the east and the west, together in the geographical centre of Europe.As in the past, the main emphasis is put on problems of the development and application of...

Energy from Waste

posted on 14 June 2012 by Sameera
Targets set by the European Landfill Directive state that England and Wales must landfill no more than 8 million tonnes of biodegradable municipal waste by 2012/2013 and 5.5 million tonnes by 2019/2020. Currently 30.9 million tonnes of municipal...

3rd Annual Waste Management Middle East Forum

posted on 14 June 2012 by Sameera
The waste management market is set to enter an exciting phase in the Middle East region. Countries in this region are experiencing phenomenal growth together with an increase in the amount of waste being generated in the city. With the current...

Electronics Goes Green 2012+

posted on 15 June 2012 by Sameera
This event is a cutting-edge forum for discussion on electronics and the environment. Leading technology experts and eco-designers will meet for four days of lectures, workshops and networking on this ever more important topic.   Under the...

XII International Congress on Final Solid Wastes Disposition and Environmental Perspectives

posted on 27 June 2012 by Sameera
The Congress was created as a room of convergence for the encounter, knowledge and exchange of experiences and technologies aimed to find solutions on the proper handling and disposal of waste with the participation of national and international...

Multi-stakeholder policy dialogue on E-waste management

posted on 3 July 2012 by Sameera
IETC will organize a multi-stakeholder policy dialogue on E-waste management from 18 to 20 July 2012 in Osaka, Japan. The policy dialogue between Governments and the private sector, with inputs from intergovernmental organizations, academia and...

The ISWA World Solid Waste Congress

posted on 3 July 2012 by Sameera
ATIA-ISWA ITALIA, the National Member of ISWA for Italy, is proud to organise the World Solid Waste Congress 2012 in the City of Florence, from Monday September 17th to Wednesday September 19th 2012. During the three days of this Congress you can...