IT3/HWC Technical Program

Learn the latest on thermal treatment technologies and hazardous waste policy and solutions

Final Program available! Check out the sessions, panels, speakers, and more.

Panels and technical sessions will cover:

  • PFAS Thermal Treatment Perspectives
  • Combustion of Fluorinated Organic Compounds
  • PFAS and Waste Incineration
  • PFAS Emission Control Strategies
  • Aspects of Waste Incineration
  • Advancements in Air Pollution Control Technologies

Keynote Presentation: 
Recasting the Role of Municipal Solid Waste Incineration in the Future of Integrated Solid Waste Management

Timothy Townsend, Professor, Department of Environmental Engineering Sciences, University of Florida

Timothy Townsend is a Professor in the Department of Environmental Engineering Sciences in the Engineering School for Sustainable Infrastructure and the Environment at the University of Florida. Dr. Townsend teaches and conducts research related to solid and hazardous waste management. His courses cover subjects such as waste management fundamentals, landfill design, recycling, construction and demolition debris, and waste management in developing countries. He has published many papers and research reports on topics related to waste to energy, bioreactor landfills, recycling, construction and demolition debris, waste leaching, beneficial use of solid wastes, and special wastes such as electronic scrap. His recent book is titled Sustainable Practices for Landfill Design and Operation.