Waste Management & Recycling Conference

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Date: 11 – 13 March 2015
Frequency: Annual
Sequence: 6th edition
Venue: Inter Expo Center, Sofia

The Conference ‘Save the Planet’ will present case studies on waste management and will provide a closer look at the market potential in the Region that could be realized through new financing and incentive schemes.

The Conference Highlights 2014

● Speakers from:  EC DG Environment, Association of Cities and Regions for Recycling and Sustainable Resource Management (ACR+), European Network of Environmental Professionals (ENEP), Bulgarian Association of Municipal Environmental Experts, Sofia Municipality, Bulgarian industrial Association, etc

● EU Waste Management Day, organized by  ENEP and ACR+   

● ‘Global and Local Perspectives for New Waste-to-Energy Projects & Waste-to-Energy for Sustainable Economic and Social Development’ Workshop, organized by WtERT, Greece.

Post Event Report 2014

Parallel Events

LiftBalkans -
Exhibition on Elevators and Escalators


Via Expo is a Member of:

Bulgarian Association of Recycling

Bulgarian Photovoltaic Association

Bulgarian- Swiss Chamber of Commerce

German-Bulgarian Chamber of Industry and Commerce

Bulgarian Industrial Association

Green tips: Learn how you can reduce the environmental impact of your daily actions, whether at home, at work or on the road.


Lithuania developed a production line for individually designed solar facades

completed as part of the EU project SmartFlex
20/10/14|11:23 -- enercee.net

SRS expands ITAD services in the UK

Electronics recycling firm says the expansion will help customer demands.
20/10/14|07:00 -- recyclingtoday.com

Waste King moves

U.K. recycler relocates its headquarters to Cheddington.
20/10/14|07:00 -- recyclingtoday.com

Veolia, Siemens UK sign recycling contract

Three-year contract will include recycling of multiple waste streams.
20/10/14|07:00 -- recyclingtoday.com

Wastecon 2014: Zero waste to landfill takes more than recycling

Panelists discuss processes and models to reduce landfill consumption and increase energy recovery in the U.S.
20/10/14|07:00 -- recyclingtoday.com

Oklahoma MRF receives sustainability stewardship award

American Waste Control recognized for its MRF and waste-to-energy project.
20/10/14|07:00 -- recyclingtoday.com

Modernized Quebec MRF doubles capacity

Machinex system also improves processing efficiency.
20/10/14|07:00 -- recyclingtoday.com

Far West Fibers changes name

Far West Recycling better reflects the diverse materials the company is processing
20/10/14|07:00 -- recyclingtoday.com

Ely Enterprises offering Safetech conveyor safety system

Safetech Guardian accident protection designed to improve the industry’s safety record and recyclers’ insurance rates.
20/10/14|07:00 -- recyclingtoday.com

Aleris to sell off recycling, specialty businesses, focus on aluminum for autos, aerospace

Divestiture generates cash for aluminum production, separates companies joined 10 years ago.
18/10/14|07:00 -- recyclingtoday.com

Global Clean Energy secures contract with Liberty Tire Recycling

Tire chips will be used as feedstock in planned tires-to-fuels project.
17/10/14|07:00 -- recyclingtoday.com

Bayshore Recycling wins New Jersey conservation award

C&D recycling firm honored by The Nature Conservancy with Oak Leaf Award.
17/10/14|07:00 -- recyclingtoday.com

Athens Services opens mixed-waste MRF in Southern California

Recycling company’s operations have a processing capacity of 2 million tons per year of municipal solid waste.
17/10/14|07:00 -- recyclingtoday.com


A survey of recycling behaviour in households in Dhaka, Bangladesh by Afroz et al., Waste Manag Res June 2010; 28: 552–560, doi:10.1177/0734242X09353434.In the above paper the fourth author’s name was misspelt, the correct spelling is below:Kartinah Ayupp
16/10/14|05:10 -- wmr.sagepub.com

Sample preparation and determination of biomass content in solid recovered fuels: A comparison of methods

The biomass content of material from pulp and paper production (a mixture of waste and paper and thin layer packaging plastics) is determined by the adapted balance method. This novel approach is a combination of combustion elemental analysis (CHNSO) and a data reconciliation algorithm based on successive linearisation for evaluation of the analysis results...
16/10/14|05:10 -- wmr.sagepub.com

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