Recycling — Editors

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Tel. +41 61 683 77 34; Fax: +41 61 302 89 18
Dr. Le Zhang
Managing Editor
MDPI Tongzhou Office, Room 2207, Jincheng Center, No. 21 Cuijingbeili, Tongzhou District, Beijing 101101, China
Tel. +86 10 81521170; Fax: +86 10 59011089

Franck Vazquez
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Prof. Dr. Michele Rosano
Sustainable Engineering Group, Curtin University, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
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Interests: resource recovery, sustainable materials; green manufacturing; transformation of waste collection, mining and agricultural waste value adding
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Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Serji Amirkhanian
Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487, USA
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Interests: sustainable materials; green manufacturing; transformation of waste rubber & plastics into molded goods, industrial waste, converting rubber tyres into value-added materials; utilization of by-products in infrastructure (e.g., highways)
Prof. Dr. Claudia R. Binder
Department of Geography, University of Munich, Luisenstrasse 37, 80333 München, Germany
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Interests: Agent-Based modeling, resource and waste management, interdisciplinary research, transdisciplinary research, Latin America, Europe, integrative research
Prof. Dr. Abdol R. Chini
Rinker School of Construction Management, University of Florida, Gainesville PO Box 115703, USA
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Interests: Deconstruction, Reuse and Recycling of Construction Materials, Decommissioning Energy of Buildings, Construction Waste Management
Dr. Glen Corder
Sustainable Minerals Institute, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane QLD 4072, Australia
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Interests: industrial ecology; recycling; mining; minerals; resources; sustainability frameworks; circular economy
Prof. Dr. Mizi Fan
Department of Civil Engineering, Brunel University London Uxbridge,UB8 3PH, UK
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Interests: reuses, biodegradable and construction waste, materials, nanotechnology, sustainable construction
Prof. Dr. Alex Godoy-Faundez
Facultad de Ingeniería, Universidad del Desarrollo, Santiago, Chile
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Interests: water sustainability; waste to energy; materials and energy recovery; sustainability science; industrial ecology; material flow analysis; environmental policy; security
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Water Recovery Recycling and Resilience
Prof. Dr. Daniel Goldmann
Department of Mineral and Waste Processing, Institute of Mineral and Waste Processing, Waste Disposal and Geomechanics, Clausthal University of Technology, Walther-Nernst-Straße 9, 38678 Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Germany
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Interests: recycling of metal containing waste streams, mineral processing technologies in fine grain sizes, hydrometallurgical preconcentration processes
Prof. Dr. Julie Hill
WRAP (UK), Banbury, Oxon, OX16 5BH, UK
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Interests: public policy and resource recovery; circular economy
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Public Policy Directions for Recycling, Waste Management, Resource Recovery and Circular Economy 2016
Prof. Dr. William Hogland
Department of Biology and Environmental Science, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Linnaeus University, SE-391 82 Kalmar, Sweden
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Interests: water and solid waste management, circular economy, recyling, landfilling/landfill mining, storage of waste fuels /recyclables, leachate treatment, waste management in developing countries
Prof. Dr. Jiann-Yang (Jim) Hwang
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Michigan Technological University, 1400 Townsend Drive, Houghton, MI 49931, USA
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Interests: automobile, metals, slag, fly ash, glass, separation
Dr. Junbeum Kim
CREIDD Research Centre on Environmental Studies & Sustainability, Department of Humanities, Environment & Information Technology, UMR CNRS 6279, University of Technology of Troyes, 12 rue Marie Curie, BP 2060, 10010 TROYES cedex, France
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Interests: industrial ecology, material and waste flow analysis, life cycle assessment, e-waste, sustainable resource management
Prof. Dr. Shahin Rahimifard
Centre for Sustainable Manufacturing And Recycling Technologies (SMART), Loughborough University Loughborough, LE11 3TU, UK
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Interests: sustainable manufacturing, Eco-design, Life Cycle Assessment, waste management, remanufacturing, material recycling, energy recovery
Prof. Dr. Helmut Rechberger
Institute for Water Quality, Resource and Waste Management, Vienna University of Technology, Karlsplatz 13/226, 1040 Vienna, Austria
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Interests: Resource management, urban metabolism, material flow analysis, evaluation methods
Prof. Dr. Markus Reuter
Outotec, Puolikkotie 10, FI-02230 Espoo, Finland
Interests: Design for Recycling and Sustainability, process simulation, design and control, process metallurgy, recycling
Prof. Dr. Veena Sahajwalla
Centre for Sustainable Materials, Research & Technology (SMaRT), School of Materials Science & Engineering, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
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Interests: sustainable materials; green manufacturing; carbon-bearing materials; steelmaking; ceramics; iron making; transformation of waste plastics, auto waste, electronic waste, rubber tyres and agricultural waste into value-added materials; high temperature reactions to transform waste into raw material resources; low carbon living
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Resource Productivity and Innovations
Special Issue: Waste Transformation and Green Manufacturing
Prof. Dr. Roland W. Scholz
Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology (IGB), Senior Advisor Phosphorus Cycle Management, c.o. Nobelstrasse 12, D70569 Stuttgart, Germany
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Interests: Resources management, Waste management,Phosphorus cycle, Nuclear waste, Risk assessment, Risk perceptions, Environmental evaluation, Technology evaluation, Coupled-human environment systems, Sustainable transition management, Transdisciplinarity
Dr. Pete Shaw
International Centre for Environmental Science, Faculty of Engineering and the Environment, University of Southampton, Southampton, SO17 1BJ, UK
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Interests: household waste recycling, kerbside recycling schemes, food waste, behavior change, and tools for sustainable waste and resource management
Prof. Dr. Masayuki Shirai
Department of Chemistry and Bioengineering, Faculty of Engineering, Iwate University, 4-3-5 Ueda, Morioka, Iwate 020-8551, Japan
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Interests: chemical recycling, utilization of organic waste and biomass, heterogeneous catalysts, water and carbon dioxide supercritical fluid, multiphase reaction, gasification, green chemical production
Prof. Dr. Todd F. Shupe
Louisiana Forest Products Development Center, School of Renewable Natural Resources, Louisiana State University AgCenter, Room 111, Renewable Natural Resources Building, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
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Interests: recycling of preservative-treated wood, characterization and analysis of bio-based materials and products
Dr. Serranti Silvia
Department of Chemical Engineering Materials and Environment, Sapienza - Università di Roma, Via Eudossiana, 18, 00184 Roma, Italy
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Interests: waste recycling, raw materials characterization, sensor-based sorting, sensor-based quality control, plastic recycling, construction&demolition waste recycling, WEEE recycling, biomass valorization
Prof. Dr. Mikael Skrifvars
School of Engineering, University of Borås, Allegatan 1, S-50190 Borås Sweden
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Interests: natural fibre composites, biocomposites, biopolymers, microwave pyrolysis, mechanical recycling, textile fibres, smart textiles, functional polymers, filament melt extrusion
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Recycled Fibers
Dr. David J. Tonjes
Department of Technology and Society, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794-3760, USA
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Interests: quantification, processes, policy development, extended producer responsibility, pay-as-you-throw, economics
Dr. Terry Tudor
School of Science and Technology, University of Northampton, St George's Avenue, Northampton, NN2 6JD, UK
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Interests: resource efficiency; environmental behavior; sustainable waste management; ecological resilience
Prof. Dr. Massimo Zucchetti
Laboratory for Nuclear Science, MIT - Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, 26-559, Cambridge, MA 02139-4307, USA
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Interests: Materials for energy engineering, Radioactive materials, TENORM (Technically Enhanced Natural Occurring Radioactive Materials), Recycling and clearance of radioactive materials, Chemical contamination, Safety

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