SUM 2020 - 5th Symposium on Urban Mining

  • May 2020 (Not Final)
  • Old Monastery of St. Augustine - Bergamo, Italy

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

SUM 2020 - 5th Symposium on Urban Mining might be held in Bergamo, Italy in May 2020 (Not Final).


Old Monastery of St. Augustine - Bergamo
piazzale S.Agostino,
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Past and Future Events

  • SUM 2020 - 5th Symposium on Urban Mining - May 2020, Bergamo, Italy (41699)
  • SUM 2018 - 4th Symposium on Urban Mining - 21-23 May 2018, Bergamo, Italy (55910)
  • SUM 2016 - 3rd Symposium on Urban Mining - 23-25 May 2016, Bergamo, Italy (55909)


Please, check the official conference website for possible changes, before you make any traveling arrangements

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