Forum waste / secondary raw materials (hall B4)

The World's Leading Trade Fair for Water, Sewage, Waste and Raw Materials Management provides you with an array of scientific expertise all in one place. During the course of the trade fair, visitors can find out about the latest news and trends straight from experts in the field at a range of specialist talks, podium discussions, country specials pavilions, and company presentations. These events allow you to be directly involved in the knowledge transfer process and to share your own experiences with experts.

Entry to the forum is included in the IFAT ticket price. As part of its visitor service, IFAT also offers simultaneous German<>English interpretation during the events.

The professional supporting programme of IFAT 2018 can be found in our events calendar.

The professional supporting programme of IFAT 2020 will be available from the end of 2019.

Topics and specials of IFAT 2018

  • Country Special Jordan, Algeria, Tunisia
  • Country Special Ukraine, Serbia and Croatia
  • Country Special South America
  • EU Special: Circular Economy Package and Plastic Strategy
  • Packaging laws
  • Circular Economy
  • Substitute building materials ordinance
  • Electrical and electronic equipment
  • Various current research results
  • Commercial Waste Ordinance
  • More recycling of mineral waste such as construction and demolition waste necessary and possible
  • Modern Hazardous Waste Management
  • Chances and challenges of food waste recycling
  • Perspectives of industrial society
  • Current challenges for resource efficiency in the building industry / mineral secondary raw materials
  • Waste to Energy
  • Phosphorus removal, phosphorus recycling and the circular economy
  • Biowaste to Biogas
  • Standardization of environmental efficiency
  • The future of Steel Scrap - Digitisation of the Steel Scrap Industry

The 2nd Euorpean Resources Conference took place in conference room B11.

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Live demonstrations at IFAT 2020

At IFAT, complex machine, system, and vehicle processes and applications are brought to life for you to experience in practical live demonstrations.

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Photos and videos of IFAT

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Ticket prices for IFAT 2020

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