Tuesday 6th - Session C (Panorama Hall)

- 9:00 - 10:40
Waste characterization biotests
Chair: Cristina Macci (IT)

D. Komilis, P.S. Calabro, A. Evangelou, R. Greco (GR)
Respiration activity of eight organic substrates: comparison of stability indices at different scales
N. Almeira, D. Komilis, R. Barrena, T. Gea, A. Sánchez (GR)
Effect of different aeration flowrate and modes on the dynamic respiration activity of solid organic residues
S. Stiernström, O. Wik, D. Bendz (SE)
Critical evaluation of methods for hazard classification of waste ecotoxic properties
P. Hennebert, F. Rebischung, P. Pandard (FR)
Hazard property hp 14 ‘ecotoxic’: correspondence of classification of waste by the European list of waste, by chemical composition and by an ecotoxicological test battery
P.A. Kuryntseva, P. Ju. Galitskaya, S.Ju. Selivanovskaya (RU)
Changes of hazardous properties of organic wastes in the process of their biological treatment

10:40 - 11:10 Coffee break

SESSION C4 - 11:10 - 12:50
Home composting: design and emissions
Chair: Michael Quintern (NZ)

O. Larsen, V.S. Rotter (DE)
Impact of compostable plastic bags on greenhouse gas emissions from home composting
G. Setyamukti, V.S. Rotter, M.A. Siebel, H.J. Gijzen (DE)
The design and performance of the indoor household composter
E. Ermolaev, C. Sundberg, M. Pell, H. Jönsson (SE)
Early methane and nitrous oxide emissions from food waste composting as affected by moisture
F. Tatàno, G. Pagliaro, P. Di Giovanni, E. Floriani, F. Mangani (IT)
Biowaste home composting: Experimental process monitoring and quality control

12:50 - 15:30 Lunch break

SESSION C5 - 15:30 - 17:10
WM policies in developing countries
Chair: Muhammed Alamgir (BD)

E.M. Mukhtar, I.D. Williams, P.J. Shaw, F.O. Ogondo (GB)
Evolution of waste management systems in developed and developing cities 
A. Rodríguez, M.L. Castrejón Godínez, M.L. Ortiz Hernández, E. Sánchez-Salina (MX)
Management of municipal solid waste in Mexico
M. Clark, J. Palfreman, J. Van Rhyn (GB)
Where there’s muck, there’s brass: a market systems approach to conceptualising solid waste management in Mombasa, Kenya
T.M. Ismail, E.A. Massoud, E.H. Hefny, I. Taha (EG)
Strategic planning of municipal solid waste management in developing countries

17:10 - 17:40 Coffee Break
17:40 - 18:00 Poster discussion


SESSION C6 - 18:00 - 19:40
Waste collection in developing countries

Chair: Mario Andres Gandini (CO)

S. Mucyo (RW)
Solid waste collection in low income urban areas: Kigali City
R. Ramusch, S. Salhofer (AT)
Estimating informal municipal waste recycling activities in urban China
V. Yadav, H. Mishra, S. Karmakar, A.K. Dikshit (IN)
Feasibility study of transfer stations siting: a case study on city of Nashik (IN)
M.L. Castrejón-Godínez, A. Rodríguez, M.L. Ortiz-Hernández, E. Sánchez-Salinas (MX)
Contribution of greenhouse gases by municipal solid waste in Mexico