Japan Society of Material Cycles and Waste Management : Aiming to construct sound material-cycle society and solve the problem with waste. People in various fields such as education, research, government, manufacturing, distribution, consumption, processing gathered to JSMCWM and will continue to play a leading role for the resolution of the waste issue with the formation of a sound material-cycle society.Sincerely looking forward your participation.

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3RINCs2017 in India; Deadline for Paper Submission is Extended to June 15, 2017

Dear participants on the 4th 3R International Scientific Conference on Material Cycles and Waste Management (3RINCs) 2017, New Delhi, India

We are pleased to invite you to submit a manuscript for Special Issue of Journal of Material Cycles and Waste Management (JMCWM) on the 4th 3R International Scientific Conference on Material Cycles and Waste Management (3RINCs) 2017.

The first issue of our journal, JMCWM was published at the end of October, 1999, and the latest issue, Vol.19, No.1 has been published in Jan. 2017.  Vol.17, No.2 was the 1st 3RINCs 2014 special issue of JMCWM.  At the beginning we started to publish biannual English journal, and from Vol.11 it became quarterly. In 2015 JMCWM was obtained IF: 1.422 in Journal Citation Reports by Thomson Reuters.

The submitted manuscripts should be significantly enhanced and updated from the original short abstract published in the proceedings of the 4th 3RINCs 2017. Please note that only manuscripts containing data and information beyond the material presented in the proceedings of the 4th 3RINCs 2017 will be accepted for publication. All manuscripts for the 4th 3RINCs 2017 special issue of JMCWM will be subject to follow standard rules and review process for peer reviewed papers; including the review of each manuscript by at least two international experts. The deadline for paper submission is extended to June 15, 2017 with no extensions. The accepted papers will be published at the end of April or July, 2018 (Volume 20).

There will be no page charge for authors in the 4th 3RINCs 2017 special issue of JMCWM. Color illustrations will be accepted; however the author will be expected to make a contribution to the extra cost.

Instruction for Authors is available at JMCWM site on Springer Link. You find the other information for submitting and publication.


Please submit your manuscript using the online system, Editorial Manager (EM):


Your specification to submit for the Special Issue of the 4th 3RINCs 2017 should be appreciated. Please mention thereon in space of Author Comments, as shown in the figure.

We are looking forward to receiving your manuscripts.

Best regards,

Dr. Anjan RaySpecial Editors for the 4th 3RINCs 2017, the special issue of JMCWM
Dr. Thallada Bhaskar
Professor Sadhan K Ghosh
Professor Jaehyuk Hyun
Professor Shinichi Sakai


3RINCs2017 in India; The Report is uploaded!

We are pleased to announce upload of the report about 3RINCs2017 India.


The 28th Annual Conference of JSMCWM is held on September 6-8 


The 28th Annual conference of JSMCWM

Date:      September 6, 2017 — September 8, 2017
Venue:   Tokyo Institute of Technology
2-12-1 Ookayama, Meguro-ku, Tokyo,
152-8550 JAPAN


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