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The ISWA 2019 World Congress Program about to be published

The ISWA 2019 World Congress Program about to be published

After several weeks of hard work, the Organizing Committee of the ISWA World Congress 2019 has been able to notify the acceptance of the first papers that make up the Official Program of the Congress. As had already anticipated, the level of the papers received has been

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The Future of Waste Management is 3D: Decentralized, Decarbonized and Digitized

The Future of Waste Management is 3D: Decentralized, Decarbonized and Digitized

On the 3rd of May Cecilia Gentile publised at the italian journal La Repubblica an interview with Antonis Mavropoulos  in which the ISWA President discusses how waste management fits into the circular economy and what is needed for a feasible zero waste system. You can read the

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María Esther Solabarrieta: “The Integral Waste Management Plan in Bizkaia was pioneering and original”

María Esther Solabarrieta: “The Integral Waste Management Plan in Bizkaia was pioneering and original”

María Esther Solabarrieta Aznar was born in Caracas in the exile of her family after the Spanish civil war. Her paternal grandfather was Mayor of Ondarroa at the time of the Republic and her maternal grandfather was First Counsellor of Industry in the Basque Government. She has

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How to Solve the Problems of Solid Waste Collection

How to Solve the Problems of Solid Waste Collection

Jacobo Moreno Lampaya Municipal solid waste collection is a public service that has a critical impact on public health. Unfortunately, there has been a lot of money wasted due to numerous failed collection systems. Sometimes, large numbers of containers and collection. vehicles have been purchased, yet they

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What happens after our waste is collected?

What happens after our waste is collected?

José María Menéndez For many citizens, the problem of waste ends as soon as their waste is collected from their homes. What the public does not know is that in Spain above 50% of the waste is dumped in a landfill, a figure very far away from

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