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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:

  1. Quality seminar taught by senior experts in waste management, environmental policy, and engineering

  2. Visits of waste treatment facilities representing Best Available Techniques including discussion with operators, government inspectors, and reputable suppliers

  3. 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)


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View and download pictures from the Study Tour here.

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