The ICLRS serves as the premier international meeting for an exchange of ideas among landfill researchers throughout the world! In contrast to other meetings, the focus of this meeting is on leading-edge research covering all aspects of landfills. The objectives of the symposium are to (1) assemble the world’s leading researchers and practitioners in the solid waste field, (2) address a broad range of topics related to landfills, and (3) discuss and debate current knowledge and future directions. The emphasis of the ICLRS is on critical discussion and detailed exploration of a topic.
ICLRS 2022 will cover the following key topics related to landfill research: (1) emerging contaminants, (2) elevated temperatures in landfills, (3) measuring emissions, (4) methane oxidation, (5) post-closure and aftercare, (6) landfill barriers, (7) landfill odors, (8) landfilling in developing countries, (9) circular economy, (10) environmental justice, (11) per-and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) sources, (12) PFAS treatment and (13) life-cycle assessment (LCA).