Submit your abstract here


Should you have any questions regarding to the abstract submission please contact ville.raasakka[at]

  • Maximum length of an abstract is 550 words
  • There is no specific template in the abstract stage. You can paste your text to the reserved text field in the abstract submission website.
  • Please choose suitable theme(s) for your abstract (up to 3 different themes can be chosen)
  • Choose either industry or scientific track for your abstract*

If your abstract gets accepted to be presented in the conference the presenting author has to register and pay the registration fee by April 15th. We will need one payment for each presentation/abstract.

Below you can find the important dates regarding to the abstract submission.

EXTENDED Deadline for abstracts – January 2, 2018
Abstract notifications – January 17, 2018
Deadline for Modified Abstracts or Extended Abstracts – February 28, 2018

The authors of the best presentations may be invited for full paper submission and the full papers may be published in the Waste and Biomass Valorization journal.


*Call for Industry Presentations

To encourage collaboration between the academia and industry, we organize also industry sessions.



Conference Themes

Lessons learnt from practical projects
Proof of compliance – requirements and quality assurance
Monitoring and long term performance, both technical and environmental
Durability and ageing
Interaction and chemical compatibility with other materials and structures
New products, applications and machinery
Development of testing methods and standardization
Development of design and modelling methods
Processing possibilities and logistics
LCA and emission modelling
Regulations and legislation