April, 24, 2018 Geneva (Switzerland) The Symposium reflects on the future availability of secondary raw materials and the need for a unifying global standard – the United Nations Framework Classification (UNFC), to manage anthropogenic resources in a circular economy, with special reference to valorizing wastes for the recovery of critical raw materials.

This Symposium is organized in cooperation with EIT Raw Material (www.eitrawmaterials.eu), the pan-European Expert Network “Mining the European Anthroposphere” (www.minea-network.eu ) and ESM Foundation (www.esmfoundation.org).

Landfill mining will be discussed by Joakim Krook form Linköping university (Sweden).

You can find the programme here.

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