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Event 6th International Conference on Sustainable Solid Waste Management Naxos Island, Greece, 13–16 June 2018


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, biowaste utilization, recycling promotion, Waste-to-energy technologies & energy recovery, smart technologies for waste management, sludge management, agricultural and livestock waste, management of specific waste streams (construction & demolition waste, waste from electrical and electronic equipment, etc.), biotechnology, circular economy, Best Available techniques, symbiosis networks, energy consumption and saving, carbon footprint and water footprint, zero-waste initiatives, plastics and bioplastics, marine litter constitute main conference subjects. Special attention will be drawn to the valorization prospects & the products from solid waste, such as: biofuels, compost, materials, etc. It is also our ambition to strengthen the link of the applied research with industry. Emphasis will be placed on waste management issues and resource efficiency in islands and generally isolated and remote areas.Hazardous waste & Household hazardous waste constitute new target area of the conference.


Call for Papers

Authors are invited to submit an extended abstract of maximum 2 pages in English, including figures and tables (as MS Word file). The abstracts can be submitted electronically via the specific form no later than 31st December 2017. 

Abstracts will be accepted based on quality, originality and relevance to the conference themes. All accepted papers will be published as the conference proceedings (CD ROM format), while the best papers after evaluation will be published in scientific journals. 
We look forward to receiving your paper and we hope to see you actively taking part in the NAXOS 2018 Conference. 

Paper Submissions

After the end of the review process of the abstracts, the authors of the papers accepted for oral and poster presentation are asked to submit a full paper with maximum length of 12 pages. Please send the full paper by email to until 30th April 2018 at the latest. 

Important deadlines 


31 August 2017 First call for papers
30 October 2017 Second call for papers
31 December 2017 Deadline for submission of abstracts
28 February 2018 Notification of abstract acceptance
20 March 2018 Deadline for Early bird registration
30 April 2018 Deadline for authors to register
30 April 2018 Deadline for submission of full papers

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Event type Conference
File link
Source naxos2018
Geographical coverage Greece
Address Naxos Island
Target audience International
Period [13/06/2018 - 16/06/2018]
Status Confirmed
Working language(s) ENGLISH