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Homepage of the

Intercontinental Landfill Research Symposium

Organised by:

Toshihiko Matsuto, Hokkaido University, Japan; Morton Barlaz, North Carolina State University, USA; Anders Lagerkvist, Luleň University, Sweden


 The 5th ICLRS will take place September 10-12th, 2008, at Copper Mountain, Colorado, USA.

Call for papers and sessions are out now!

For further information, go to:  5th ICLRS


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 The ICRS is an official IWWG event, learn more about the International Waste Working group here

Previous symposia:

1st ICLRS at Luleň, Sweden, December 11-13 2000

2nd ICLRS at Asheville NC, USA, October 13-16, 2002

3rd ICLRS at Toya Lake, Japan, November 29th to December 2nd 2004

4th CLRS at Dundret, Gńllivare, Sweden, June 14th to 16th, 2006

Proceedings from the precursor to the ICLRS, the Swedish Landfill Research Symposia, is available from the symposia in 1993, 1996 and 1998.

Information on the symposium in 1998 is also available at

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