2016 Conference

The 31th International Conference on
Solid Waste Technology and Management

Philadelphia, PA U.S.A.

April 3-6, 2016

A summary of the agenda appears below.  To view the detailed agenda, please click here..




-Pre-Conference Tour of Philadelphia

-Opening Reception



MONDAY, APRIL 4, 2016              


Opening Plenary


Oral Presentations

1A           Utilization of Wastes in Construction 1

1B           Education and Public Involvement

1C           Geotechnical Analyses

1D           Innovative Technologies and Concepts 1


2A           Environment Impacts

2B           Recycling

2C           Utilization of Wastes in Construction 2

2D           Landfill


3A           Ash Management

3B           Case Studies

3C           Food Wastes

3D           Biofuels from Wastes


4A           Biological Treatment 1

4B           Industrial Wastes

4C           Utilization of Wastes in Construction 3

4D           Construction and Demolition Wastes

4E           Policy


Poster Session 1



Oral Presentations

5A           Agricultural Wastes

5B           Contaminated Sites 1

5C           Medical Wastes

5D           Innovative Technologies and Concepts 2


6A           Thermal Treatment and Energy Recovery

6B           Electronic Wastes

6C           Biological Treatment 2

6D           Sludge


Poster Session 2


Special Sessions and Workshops

7A           Solid Waste Subcommittee of Chinese Ceramic Society

7B           Professional Education Program

7C           Landfill and Remediation

7D           Innovative Technologies and Concepts 3



Closing Reception


WEDNESDAY, APRIL 6, 2016     


Technical Field Trips