The Journal of Solid Waste Technology and Management is an international peer-reviewed journal covering landfill, recycling, waste-to-energy, waste reduction, policy and economics, composting, waste collection and transfer, municipal waste, industrial waste, residual waste and other waste management and technology subjects.

The Journal is published quarterly (February, May, August, November) by the Widener University School of Engineering.  It is supported by a distinguished international editorial board.

ISSN: 1088-1697.   ABSTRACTED/INDEXED IN:  CAS database (Chemical Abstracts), Engineering Abstracts (Compendex), Environmental Abstracts, Environmental Periodicals Bibliography, Pollution Abstracts, All-Russian Institute of Scientific and Technical Information (VINITI, REFERATIVNYI ZHURNAL ), SCOPUS, Google scholar, EBSCO, SCImago, GreenFILE


The International Conference on Solid Waste Technology and Management is an annual conference where researchers, educators, government officials, consultants, managers and community leaders, typically from more than 40 countries, meet to present and discuss the latest research related to all aspects of solid waste technology and management.

After an informative and enjoyable virtual meeting in 2021, ICSW will be back in person in 2023.  Dates will be posted soon.