About Our Center

About Us

Established in 2018, Ain Shams University's Faculty of Engineering created the Egypt Solid Waste Management Center of Excellence (ESWMCE) for applied research and consulting. Supported by the Science and Technology Development Fund (STDF), the initiative focused on acquiring advanced laboratory equipment and received additional funding from the Faculty for a four-story, 450 square meters building. ESWMCE, is on its way to be the first green building among Egyptian governmental universities, is the regional branch of the International Waste Working Group for the Middle East and Northern Africa Region (IWWG-MENARB) and part of the German-MENA University Network Group for Waste Management and Circular Economy.