ISWA Study Tour Waste-to-Energy 2012 - FULLY BOOKED!
Seminar and Technical Tour to 10 Plants in Operation
Vienna - Zwentendorf - Gmunden - Linz- Lenzing
Practice Seminar on Sustainable Waste Management in Austria based on Prevention, Recycling, Recovery, Treatment, and Intermediate Storage - without any disposal of organic wastes exceeding 5 % TOC in landfills.
Led by Franz Neubacher
M.Sc. Technology & Policy (M.I.T., USA)
M.Sc. Chemical Engineering (TU Graz, Austria)
Method for the Practice Seminar
There are 3 pillars of individual benefit and professional learning offered within this unique practice seminar:
- Quality seminar taught by senior experts in waste management, environmental policy, and engineering
- Visits of waste treatment facilities representing Best Available Techniques including discussion with operators, government inspectors, and reputable suppliers
- Discussions with political and environmental experts on control and acceptance of hazardous waste treatment and waste incineration plants (typical “lulu” projects - locally unwanted land use and “NIMBY” – not in my backyard)
View and download pictures from the Study Tour here.
24 Sep 2012 - 28 Sep 2012
Contact Person: Julia Schönherr
Involved ISWA Internal Group(s):
Working Group on Energy Recovery