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SUM 2020 – 5th Symposium on Urban Mining

May 1, 2020

MAY 2020, DATES ARE TO BE ANNOUNCED

SUM 2020 – 5th Symposium on Urban Mining is a conference that covers topics such as:

Municipal Solid Waste, commercial waste, industrial waste, WEEE, depuration sludge, municipal and industrial sewage sludge, demolition waste, food waste, waste tyres
Sources and characterization of materials and energy resources in urban spaces
Techniques of waste source separation
Automotive Shredded Residues
Takeback programs
Criticality of the current system of separate waste collection
Technologies for the extraction of materials and resources
Recovery centres (ecopoints, tip shops, waste banks, etc.)
Recirculation pathways and markets
Valorization of materials and resources
Economic and financial aspects
Landfill mining
Environmental balances (Life-cycle assessment)
Policies and legal aspects
Case studies

Venue

Old Monastery of St. Augustine
Bergamo, Italy

Venue

Old Monastery of St. Augustine
Bergamo, Italy