About Waste


Waste (ISSN 2813-0391) is an international, open access journal focused on state-of-the-art waste treatment technologies, advanced waste management strategies, and political issues and support for the UN Sustainable Development Goals. The journal publishes original reviews, perspectives, research articles, and short communications. The journal provides a publishing platform for studies and discusses new ways and solutions for sustainable waste management to achieve the goal of a circular economy.


  • Waste treatment
  • Waste technology
  • Waste management
  • Waste storage
  • Disposal and recycling
  • Solid waste
  • Hazardous waste
  • Electronic waste
  • Biowaste
  • Agricultural waste
  • Industrial waste
  • Water and wastewater treatments
  • Energy recovery
  • Resource recovery
  • Cleaner production
  • Environmental assessment
  • Life cycle assessment
  • Waste policy
  • Circular economy
  • Environmental pillars in environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG)
  • Landfill
  • Land reclamation
  • Incineration
  • Combustion
  • Minimization
  • Composting
  • Anaerobic digestion

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