Dr. Evangelos Gidarakos, Professor at the School of Environmental Engineering of the Technical University of Crete, was elected as a new member of the IWWG (International Waste Working Group) Managing Board. By a unanimous decision of the ten Managing Board members his membership for the next three years has been approved in the framework of the 14th IWWG MB meeting at the Island of San Servolo, Venice, Italy on November 16th, 2014. The Managing Board of the IWWG is composed of experts with a high professional and scientific profile.
Prof. E. Gidarakos, is the Director of the Toxic and Hazardous Waste Management Laboratory of TUC, and has already had a very successful collaboration with IWWG for the last 8 years, like e.g. the organization of the Hazardous Waste Management Conference (CRETE).
This election is a great honor for Prof. Gidarakos, as well as for the Technical University of Crete and establishes a new collaboration with an internationally recognized organization in the scientific area of Waste Management.