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.
- A special issue on “Best practice in Circular Economy” to be published on Detritus is launched for welcoming papers presented at SUM 2018.
Guest editors of the special issue will be Cristina Lavagnolo and Ian Williams.
Interested people should send their paper to the SUM Organising secretariat by April 22th using the online submission form.
Following notification of acceptance authors will be invited to submit an extended version of their manuscript to Detritus.
For further information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
- Oily waste: characterization, treatment, reuse and regulation
Deadline: 30th April 2018
Oily wastes include waste mineral oils, food oils, food waste, bilge water, etc.
Authors wishing to submit a paper on this topic to the Journal might also be interested in concomitantly submitting their paper to SUM2018 – 4th International Symposium on Urban Mining and Circular Economy, to be held from 21st to 23rd May in Bergamo, Italy. For further information please visit the conference website.
- Management of Healthcare Waste
Deadline: 31st May 2018
Management of Healthcare Waste: Authors wishing to submit a paper on this topic to the Journal might also be interested in concomitantly submitting their paper to Crete 2018 – 6th International conference on Industrial and Hazardous Waste, to be held from 4th to 7th September in Chania, Crete, Greece. For further information please visit the conference website.
- Advances in Research on Sustainable Landfilling
Deadline: 30th September 2018
The Special Issue will welcome, among others, papers based on the abstracts and discussions of the ICLRS 2018 – 10th INTERCONTINENTAL LANDFILL RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM, to be held from 26th to 28th June in Södra Sunderbyn, Sweden. Although the deadline for abstract submission to the conference has already officially expired, abstracts on the above-mentioned subject will still be reviewed. Should this be of interest to you, please send your abstract to email@example.com by May 15th. For further information please visit the conference website
Authors wishing to submit a paper on this topic to the Journal are kindly invited to submit it through our online platform by September 30th, 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 ‘Sustainable Landfilling’ during the submission process.