Food Packaging: uncovering the history

International Symposium, 1-2 Dec. 2017, Tokyo Convenors: Prof. Katarzyna J. Cwiertka (Leiden University) and Prof. Masanobu Ishikawa (Kobe University) This will be the very first symposium on the history of food packaging to bring together scholars and industry...

Conference has come to a close

The ‘Waste in Asia 2016’ conference has come to a close and we wish to thank all speakers and participants of the Waste in Asia conference. We had a great time in Leiden meeting you all! Watch this space for the follow-up activities of the Waste in Asia...

Conference programme online

The programme of the upcoming conference ‘Waste in Asia 2016’ is available online. This three day conference, organized by Katarzyna J. Cwiertka, Professor of Modern Japan Studies, and hosted by by the Garbage Matters Project (Leiden University), will be...