Solid Waste: A Jewel in the Rough



The conference provided a forum for discussion of scientific information and work on the current situation of waste management among professionals, researchers, investors, and government officials. In particular, it discussed the need to arrive at suitable strategies to waste management and raises awareness about the importance of linking recycled solid waste products to mega projects such as the reclamation of 1.5 million feddans of desert land, cement industry and energy production, in a way that achieves improved allocation of resources, economic efficiency and better quality of life.