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Editor in Chief: RAFFAELLO COSSU

The Journal occasionally launches calls for focused thematic issues of longstanding interest and use for the scientific community.
The Journal also welcomes proposals for thematic issues to be launched in association with partner Conferences.


  • Resource Recovery Through Enhanced Landfill Mining
    Deadline: 11th June 2019

    The Special Issue will welcome, among others, papers connected to the New-Mine Project – EU Training Network for Resource Recovery Through Enhanced Landfill Mining or to similar initiatives. Authors wishing to submit a paper on this topic to the Journal are kindly invited to submit it through our online platform between the 11th of November 2018 and the 11th of June 2019, following the standard requirements detailed in the Guide for Authors.
    We would kindly ask to specify that the paper has been submitted for the special issue ‘NEW-MINE’ during the submission process.

    More information about the Special Issue are available at and at