Fellowship & Grant details

Fellowship posted by Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (26/01/2013 02.50)

Tools of environmental management and assessment in the advanced recovery of municipal and industrial solid waste. Case study: waste of electric and electronic equipment.

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Survey at European, national and territorial-regional scales of WEEE management. Study of features, aims and structures of associations and consortia dealing with WEEE management in Italy. Analysis of the single WEEE classes aimed to their separation, characterization and quantification, in order to identify specific recoverable flows. Analysis of technological and process aspects aimed to the recovery of matter from WEEE, looking for the definition of strategies which allow the fulfillment of law requirements, in an Industrial Ecology perspective. Application of models of Material Flow Analysis and Life Cycle assessment, for the estimation of flow and stocks in use of particular resources (i.e. critical minerals) and the relevant impacts. Analysis of the potential of car fluff recovery, with reference to Solid Recovered Fuels, in relation to the law in force, and investigation of the present state of the art of research and experimentations.

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Research Fields

Chemistry - Applied chemistry
Engineering - Industrial engineering
Environmental science - Natural resources management

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Eligible destination country/ies for fellowsItaly
Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residenceAll
Eligibility of fellows: nationality/iesAll
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Career StageEarly stage researcher or 0-4 yrs (Post graduate)
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Public research
Bologna - Italy