The Conference aims to address the significant issue of sustainable solid waste management through the promotion of effective technologies and safe practices. The Conference focuses mainly on biowaste and other organic waste streams. It aims to stimulate the interest of scientists and citizens and inform them about the latest developments in the field of municipal solid waste management with emphasis on biowaste. Biological Treatment (composting & anaerobic digestion), the treatment at central facilities, waste prevention & separation at source with emphasis on biowaste also constitute priority subjects of the conference agenda. Special attention will be drawn on compost and its quality, as well as recycling. The Conference will provide an opportunity to bring together scientists & professionals from government departments, Municipalities, private institutions, research & education institutions, being a forum for the exchange of the most recent ideas, techniques & experiences in all areas of municipal solid waste management. A special workshop will also focus on biowaste management from Local Authorities & Municipalities.