October 1 and 2, 2018

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Presentations for download:

EU Policies and Legislation

The Impact of New EU Legislation on Waste-to-Energy
Dr. Ella Stengler, Managing Director, CEWEP – Confederation of European Waste-to-Energy Plants e.V., Brussels, Belgium

The Role of Waste-to-Energy in the EU’s Long-term Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Strategy
Patrick Clerens, Secretary General, European Suppliers of Waste to Energy Technology (ESWET), Brussels

Strategy and Perspectives

China's Green Economy: Corporate Acquisitions and Political Strategy – For a Better Environment in China: BEHL and EEW Realize First Chinese-German Energy from Waste Project –
Dipl.-Phys. Karl-Heinz Müller, Chief Operating Officer of EEW Energy from Waste GmbH, Helmstedt, Germany

Country Reports

Waste Management in Bosnia and Herzegovina – Current Situation and Perspectives
Mehmed Cero, Ph.D., Assistant Minister on Environment, Federal Ministry on Environment and Tourism, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina


Worldwide Waste-to-Energy Market – Where are the Upcoming Projects?
Amedeo C. Vaccani, Managing Partner, Practice Leader Sustainability and Waste, A. Vaccani & Partner AG, Zurich, Switzerland

Boiler Cleaning

Boosting Boiler Efficiency and Availability through Fouling Management
Martin Ellebro, Chief Technology Officer, Wave Impact Heat Management AB, Sundbyberg, Sweden

Experience with Materials and Corrosion

Experience in Managing the Superheater Corrosion of the Waste-to-Energy Plant in Naples
Lorenzo Zaniboni, Technical Director, Ing. Simone Malvezzi, Ing. Maurizio Rossi, A2A Ambiente S.p.A., Brescia, Italy

New Silicon Nitride-Bonded Silicon Carbide Tile System for Waste-to-Energy Boilers – Implemented Optimisations in Installation, Process (Heat Transfer) and Service Life
Jos van der Hoeff, Managing Director of Van der Hoeff Refractories BV, Limmen, Netherlands
Dipl.-Ing. Karl-Ulrich Martin, Managing Director of DETACK GmbH, Ludwigsburg, Germany

Sewage Sludge

Treatment of Sewage Sludge in Europe: Status Quo and Perspectives of Energy and Phosphorus Recovery Illustrated by the Example of Selected Countries
Dipl.-Ing. Martin Gutjahr, Managing Director, wandschneider + gutjahr ingenieurgesellschaft mbh Hamburg, Germany
Professor Dr.-Ing. Johannes Müller-Schaper, PFI Planungsgemeinschaft GmbH & Co. KG, Hanover, Germany

Recovery of Phosphorus in Sewage Sludge Treatment
Dipl.-Ing. Dr. mont. Andreas Schönberg, Owner, S-PEC e.U., Graz, Austria

Location Based Solutions for Thermal Sewage Sludge Utilisation and Phosphorus Recovery – Current Projects at EVN / WTE / S2E –
Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. Thomas Gröbl, EVN Wärmekraftwerke GmbH, Zwentendorf an der Donau, Austria

Hydrothermal Carbonisation, Pyrolysis and Gasification

Alternative Thermal Treatment technologies for Municipal Solid Waste – Overview of Gasification and Pyrolysis Processes, Their Status and Performance –
Frans Lamers, M.Sc., Principal Consultant, DNV GL Group, Arnheim, Netherlands

Flue Gas Treatment

Influence of New Best Available Techniques Reference Document (BREF) on Future Concepts for Flue Gas Treatment – What Will Change?
Dipl.-Ing. Ruediger Margraf, Managing Director of LUEHR FILTER GmbH, Stadthagen, Germany

Bromine-enhanced Mercury Emissions Control at Divers Waste Incineration Plants in Germany and France
Professor Dr.-Ing. Bernhard W. Vosteen, Vosteen Consulting GmbH, Cologne, Germany
Ingénieur Xavier Chaucherie, M.Sc., Expert, SARPI-Veolia, Direction du Développement Industriel, de l'Innovation et de la Recherche, Limay, France

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Waste Management Volume 8