Antonis Mavropoulos is the founder and CEO of D-Waste and President of ISWA. He has been involved in solid waste management projects for 20 years, in 20 countries and he has completed more than 150 projects.
His recent research work deals with globalization, megacities, mobile apps and the challenge of Internet of Things. He is a fanatic futurist and a jazz lover.
He has invented the Waste Atlas, (www.atlas.d-waste.com) a global interactive waste management map that is developed in cooperation with GIZ SWEEPNET, ISWA, WTERT, SWAPI and Leeds University. He has also designed several mobile apps for recycling and waste management purposes. Antonis Mavropoulos has published and participated in the writing of several books and scientific publications, while his articles have been translated in Portuguese, Rumanian, Hindu and Spanish.
The Ultimate Journey from Dump Sites to a Circular Economy – ISWA YPG 2nd Online Conference (Day 1)
August 2, 2019 from our Video Panels Day 1 of ISWA Young Professionals Group's second online conference
China Ban and the End of Recycling as We Know It
March 21, 2018 from our Video Panels The ban concerns 24 different materials, which were broadly imported by China earlier. The most important problems will be faced by plastics and plastic recycling programs, at least temporarily.