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ELFM and EURELCO featured in the Financial Times ...

2018-1-8 · Over the last few years Enhanced Landfill Mining (ELFM) has grown from a crazy idea to an emerging research and innovation domain. On January 8, 2018, the Financial Times published a Special Report on ELFM in its Series "50 Ideas to Change the World". In this featured article Joshua Jacobs interviews several key players and discusses the barriers and …Lieven Machiels - Research manager Mining & Metallurgy ...The Remo landfill in Houthalen-Helchteren contains > 16 Mtonne of mixed Municipal and Industrial Waste. It is the first landfill in the world where the ambitious "Enhanced Landfill Mining" (ELFM) concept, developed by the Flemish ELFM Consortium, is to be implemented in the Closing the Circle (CtC) project.

Landfill Mining Solutions

Classic landfill mining projects mine historical landfills in order to redevelop the reclaimed land and/or to solve environmental problems. ELFM With its ''Closing …Environmental Services - Group MachielsGroup Machiels develops integrated landfill mining solutions through strategic partnerships ranging from classic landfill mining projects (LFM) to enhanced landfill mining (ELFM) projects. CtC aims to be the 1st implementation worldwide of the ELFM concept at the REMO site through the maximized recuperation of both materials and energy using ...

One Man''s Trash

One Man''s Trash . . . Mining landfills for metals and energy. By Joshua Jacobs. In a village 60 miles east of Brussels, a Belgian company is fighting to launch an experiment with the future of rubbish disposal. Group Machiels, a waste …Transforming Enhanced Landfill Mining Derived …2016-12-21 · Danthurebandara M, Van Passel S, Machiels L, Van Acker K (2015) Valorization of thermal treatment residues in enhanced landfill mining: environmental and economic evaluation. J Clean Prod 99:275–285. CAS Article Google Scholar 21.

Machiels Group: closing materials loops through enhanced ...

The Machiels Group will be pioneering a new technique with the "Closing the Circle" (CtC) project conducted at the group''s Remo landfill site in Belgium: Enhanced Landfill Mining. Enhanced Landfill Mining (ELFM) of historic (and future) landfills is a key part of the solution for closing material loops. It will address major societal challenges ...GROUP MACHIELS | EURELCOGroup Machiels has been pioneering in sustainable entrepreneurship for many years. The group''s build-up know-how and its internal drive have resulted in strategic investments in many innovative and sustainable businesses with waste-to-materials and waste-to-energy activities, both in Group Machiels'' home country, Belgium and abroad.

Lieven MACHIELS | Researcher | PhD in Geology | KU …

2022-1-29 · Enhanced Landfill Mining is an innovative concept which allows the recovery of land, re-introduction of materials to the material cycles and …Enhanced Landfill Mining - iwr.tuwien.ac.at2015-10-14 ·  Enhanced Landfill Mining A case in Belgium Dr. Ir. Daneel Geysen

Research project to explore potential of Enhanced Landfill ...

2020-7-19 · Dr. Lieven Machiels explains: "In classic Landfill Mining, the focus is on reducing the volume of waste, for example through incineration and the recovery of land, while the production of recyclates is in general limited. In the NEW-MINE project, we followed an ELFM approach aiming at a maximal recovery of resources.Remo Milieubeheer - Group MachielsThis philosophy underlies the Enhanced LandFill Mining (ELFM) concept that Group Machiels has developed along with other partners. Closing the Circle. In a world first, Group Machiels intends to apply the ELFM concept in tangible form at the Remo site; the majority of the 18 million tonnes of historic domestic and industrial waste that is ...

Is Enhanced Landfill Mining the missing link to a Circular ...

2020-1-13 · Guest editors Lieven Machiels, Enrico Bernardo and Peter Tom Jones describe ''Enhanced landfill Mining'' (ELFM) in the editorial of the Special Issue as "an out of the box approach to address the dark side of the circular economy vision." More precisely, they question "how [we] can deal with the waste of the past, irrespective of the urgent need to avoid new …Transforming Enhanced Landfill Mining Derived …2016-12-21 · Danthurebandara M, Van Passel S, Machiels L, Van Acker K (2015) Valorization of thermal treatment residues in enhanced landfill mining: environmental and economic evaluation. J Clean Prod 99:275–285. CAS Article Google Scholar 21.

Landfills and the Dark Side of the Circular Economy

2020-2-7 · landfill mining (ELFM) has been proposed as an "out of the box" approach to address the dark side of the Circular Economy vision: i.e. how can we deal with the waste of the past, irrespective of the urgent need to avoid new waste creation and disposal in the future? (Machiels, Bernardo & Jones, Detritus, 2019, 8, 1-4)ELFM and EURELCO featured in the Financial Times ...2018-1-8 · Over the last few years Enhanced Landfill Mining (ELFM) has grown from a crazy idea to an emerging research and innovation domain. On January 8, 2018, the Financial Times published a Special Report on ELFM in its Series "50 Ideas to Change the World". In this featured article Joshua Jacobs interviews several key players and discusses the barriers and …

FEATURE: Taking out the trash – how engineers could …

2018-12-19 · Machiels hopes to recycle as much of the waste in the site as possible, before selling on anything valuable. Economic gamble. Landfill mining seems promising, yet it has its limitations. Read of SUEZ, who has done feasibility studies of landfill mining, argues that, from an economic perspective, digging up entire landfills is rarely worthwhile.ENVIRONMENTAL AND SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACTS OF …4Group Machiels, Belgium 5Enhanced Landfill Mining Consortium, Belgium ABSTRACT A modern landfill is an engineered method for depositing waste in specially constructed and

5th International Symposium on Enhanced Landfill Mining ...

Enhanced Landfill Mining (ELFM) is defined as "the safe exploration, conditioning, excavation and integrated valorisation of (historic, present and/or future) landfilled waste streams as both materials (Waste-to-Material) and energy (Waste-to …ENVIRONMENTAL AND SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACTS OF …4Group Machiels, Belgium 5Enhanced Landfill Mining Consortium, Belgium ABSTRACT A modern landfill is an engineered method for depositing waste in specially constructed and

One Man''s Trash

One Man''s Trash . . . Mining landfills for metals and energy. By Joshua Jacobs. In a village 60 miles east of Brussels, a Belgian company is fighting to launch an experiment with the future of rubbish disposal. Group Machiels, a waste …STADLER Participates in EU Funded Landfill Mining Project ...2020-7-23 · Machiels explained that in classic Landfill Mining, the focus is on reducing the volume of waste, for example through incineration and the recovery of land, while the production of recyclates is in general limited. NEW-MINE however aims to thermally convert the light fraction to produce a synthetic gas and a vitrified residue. Mechanical Processing

Transforming Enhanced Landfill Mining Derived …

2016-12-21 · Danthurebandara M, Van Passel S, Machiels L, Van Acker K (2015) Valorization of thermal treatment residues in enhanced landfill mining: environmental and economic evaluation. J Clean Prod 99:275–285. CAS Article Google Scholar 21.Trash To Cash: Mining Landfills For Energy And Profit2011-9-7 · Group Machiels first began researching the idea of landfill mining back in 2006, in cooperation with three academic partners. Since then, it has collected 2,000-3,000 tons of material for testing ...

1st International Symposium on Enhanced Landfill Mining

2020-4-16 · Group Machiels hosted the second symposium on Enhanced Landfill Mining in their offices in the Belgian municipalitie of Houthalen-Helchteren. The event included presentations of sixteen experts. There was special attention to Waste-to-Resources in two of the four sessions,Landfills and the Dark Side of the Circular Economy - ELFM2020-2-7 · landfill mining (ELFM) has been proposed as an "out of the box" approach to address the dark side of the Circular Economy vision: i.e. how can we deal with the waste of the past, irrespective of the urgent need to avoid new waste creation and disposal in the future? (Machiels, Bernardo & Jones, Detritus, 2019, 8, 1-4)

Landfills and the Dark Side of the Circular Economy

2020-2-7 · landfill mining (ELFM) has been proposed as an "out of the box" approach to address the dark side of the Circular Economy vision: i.e. how can we deal with the waste of the past, irrespective of the urgent need to avoid new waste creation and disposal in the future? (Machiels, Bernardo & Jones, Detritus, 2019, 8, 1-4)Trash To Cash: Mining Landfills For Energy And Profit2011-9-8 · Group Machiels first began researching the idea of landfill mining back in 2006, in cooperation with three academic partners. Since then, it has collected 2,000-3,000 tons of material for testing ...

Trash To Cash: Mining Landfills For Energy And Profit

2011-9-8 · Group Machiels first began researching the idea of landfill mining back in 2006, in cooperation with three academic partners. Since then, it has collected 2,000-3,000 tons of material for testing .. aracterisation study of landfilled materials with a ...2012-10-5 · Characterisation study of landfilled materials with a particular focus on the fines and their potential in enhanced landfill mining Jeroen Spooren*(1,2), Peter Nielsen(1,2), Mieke Quaghebeur(1,2,3) & Yves Tielemans(2,3,4) (1) VITO nv, Waste and secondary raw materials group, 2400 Mol, Belgium; (2) ELMIRE; European Effective Landfill Mining for

Yves Tielemans @tielemay @GroupMachiels

2020-1-28 · Landfill mining ?! Yves Tielemans @tielemay @GroupMachiels Group Machiels is active in ... Operational since 1941, Group Machiels is known as a dynamic and well respected family owned Belgian company in full expansion, pioneering in the areas of sustainable ...Enhanced Landfill Mining - iwr.tuwien.ac.at2015-10-14 ·  Enhanced Landfill Mining A case in Belgium Dr. Ir. Daneel Geysen

FEATURE: Taking out the trash – how engineers could …

2018-12-19 · Machiels hopes to recycle as much of the waste in the site as possible, before selling on anything valuable. Economic gamble. Landfill mining seems promising, yet it has its limitations. Read of SUEZ, who has done feasibility studies of landfill mining, argues that, from an economic perspective, digging up entire landfills is rarely worthwhile.5th International Symposium on Enhanced Landfill Mining ...Enhanced Landfill Mining (ELFM) is defined as "the safe exploration, conditioning, excavation and integrated valorisation of (historic, present and/or future) landfilled waste streams as both materials (Waste-to-Material) and energy (Waste-to-Energy), using innovative transformation technologies and respecting the most stringent social and ecological criteria" (Jones et al, 2013).

WMW | STADLER Participates in EU Funded Landfill Mining ...

2020-7-23 · Machiels explained that in classic Landfill Mining, the focus is on reducing the volume of waste, for example through incineration and the recovery of land, while the production of recyclates is in general limited. NEW-MINE however aims to thermally convert the light fraction to produce a synthetic gas and a vitrified residue. Mechanical ProcessingYves Tielemans @tielemay @GroupMachiels - apse2020-1-28 · Landfill mining ?! Yves Tielemans @tielemay @GroupMachiels Group Machiels is active in ... Operational since 1941, Group Machiels is known as a dynamic and well respected family owned Belgian company in full expansion, pioneering in the areas of sustainable ...

Lieven MACHIELS | Researcher | PhD in Geology | KU …

2022-1-29 · Enhanced Landfill Mining is an innovative concept which allows the recovery of land, re-introduction of materials to the material cycles and …Yves Tielemans @tielemay @GroupMachiels - apse2020-1-28 · Landfill mining ?! Yves Tielemans @tielemay @GroupMachiels Group Machiels is active in ... Operational since 1941, Group Machiels is known as a dynamic and well respected family owned Belgian company in full expansion, pioneering in the areas of sustainable ...

Transforming Enhanced Landfill Mining Derived …

2016-12-21 · Danthurebandara M, Van Passel S, Machiels L, Van Acker K (2015) Valorization of thermal treatment residues in enhanced landfill mining: environmental and economic evaluation. J Clean Prod 99:275–285. CAS Article Google Scholar 21.One Man''s Trash - AnthropoceneOne Man''s Trash . . . Mining landfills for metals and energy. By Joshua Jacobs. In a village 60 miles east of Brussels, a Belgian company is fighting to launch an experiment with the future of rubbish disposal. Group Machiels, a waste …

WMW | IN DEPTH: Cracking the Conundrum of What to …

2021-3-3 · "In classic Landfill Mining, the focus is on reducing the volume of waste, for example through incineration and the recovery of land, while the production of recyclates is in general limited," explains Dr Lieven Machiels, Science & Technology Coordinator of the project at the KU Leuven Institute for Sustainable Metals and Minerals.FEATURE: Taking out the trash – how engineers could …2018-12-19 · Machiels hopes to recycle as much of the waste in the site as possible, before selling on anything valuable. Economic gamble. Landfill mining seems promising, yet it has its limitations. Read of SUEZ, who has done feasibility studies of landfill mining, argues that, from an economic perspective, digging up entire landfills is rarely worthwhile.

Mining Megawatts

2012-11-26 · Landfill mining projects, such as the APP-Group Machiels venture, are a prime example of "closing the materials loop"—processing waste materials to extract the maximum value from them, with minimal impact on the environment. Landfill mining has an important role to play in reversing the impact of waste materials on the environment.Stadler takes part in EU-funded "New-Mine" research ...2020-7-14 · Machiels explains: "In classic Landfill Mining, the focus is on reducing the volume of waste, for example through incineration and the recovery of land, while the production of recyclates is in general limited. In the New-Mine project, we followed an ELFM approach aiming at a maximal recovery of resources.

Examination of metal sorting and concentration …

In addition, characterization of fine fractions contained in large proportions in landfill excavation substances has been shown to be important in landfill mining (Parrodi et al., 2018). Therefore, there remain issues to be resolved regarding metal recovery in landfills (Quaghebeur et al., 2013, Wagner and Raymond, 2015).(PDF) Environmental and socio-economic impacts of landfills2022-2-11 · the concepts of landfill bioreactors and enhanced landfill mining c an be se en as a promising approach to reduce the environmental impact and the negative socio-economic impacts. ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

Valorization of thermal treatment residues ...

2015-7-15 · 1. Introduction. The concept of landfill mining has been practiced around the world for more than 50 years as a way to reintroduce buried resources into the material cycle and minimize the environmental burden of landfill emissions (Hogland, 2002).However, most landfill mining studies have focused on conservation of landfill space and remediation, since getting …(PDF) Environmental and socio-economic impacts of landfills2022-2-11 · the concepts of landfill bioreactors and enhanced landfill mining c an be se en as a promising approach to reduce the environmental impact and the negative socio-economic impacts. ACKNOWLEDGEMENT