LINKÖPING UNIVERSITY, SWEDEN

Knowledge institute

Contact

Joakim Krook
Environmental Technology and Management
581 83 Linköping

E: Joakim.krook@liu.se
T: +46 132 889 03

Website: www.iei.liu.se

URBAN AND LANDFILL MINING

We are a multidisciplinary research group entitled Resources 2.0 – urban and landfill mining located at the division Environmental Technology and Management, Linköping University, Sweden. Our research involves close collaboration with industrial actors and aims at developing and evaluating strategies, concepts and measures for facilitating extraction of obsolete and abandoned agglomerates of natural resources situated in the built environment.

One such abandoned stock of natural resources that we often study is landfills. Through a combination of pilot projects, systems analysis and interviews we address critical technical, organisational, policy and market drivers, enablers and barriers for implementation. Our main quest is to better understand under which conditions and principles landfill mining can offer a viable activity for individual actors and for society at large.

Welcome to EURELCO

EURELCO is an open, quadruple helix network that supports the required technological, legal, social, economic, environmental and organizational innovation with respect to Enhanced Landfill Mining within the context of a transition to a resource efficient, circular, low-carbon economy. Are you a relevant actor working on ELFM?

EURELCO Team

ELFM Symposia

ELFM Symposia

Upcoming Events

  1. ETN DEMETER CONCLUDING SYMPOSIUM

    February 5, 2019 - February 7, 2019
  2. Slag Valorisation Symposium

    April 1, 2019 - April 5, 2019

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Email Adress

Phone number

+3211397282

Location

Centrum Zuid 1111
3530 Houthalen-Helchteren
Belgium