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Intercontinental Landfill Research Symposium

Organised by:

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

Symposium Objectives and Format:

Assemble world’s leading researchers and practitioners Address a broad range of topics related to landfills Discussion and debate of current knowledge and future directions

The 7th ICLRS will take place at Sunderbyn, close to Luleċ, Sweden, at 

June 25-27, 2012

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1st Announcement: Session Proposals

2nd Announcement: Sessions and program (will be updated)

Registration and fees

Session schedule, will be posted in March

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Previous symposia:

1st ICLRS at Luleċ, 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, Gällivare, Sweden, June 14th to 16th, 2006

5th ICLRS at Copper Mountain, Colorado, USA, September 10-12th, 2008

6th ICLRS at Kiroro Resort, Hokkaido, Japan, June 9-11, 2010

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