19th Nordic Filtration Symposium
Techno-sustainability and Circular economy 

together with the 
1st Scientific seminar of the
SCI-MAT-research platform

June 13-15, 2023 
Lappeenranta, Finland


Welcome academia, industry professionals and stakeholders with an interest in technical and business solutions of separation challenges in circular economy.

Nordic Filtration symposium is a biannual tradition of filtration experts. In 2023, our event takes on a new component with the first scientific seminar of SCI-MAT research platform.

The focus of the 19th Nordic Filtration Symposium & SCI-MAT Seminar is Techno-sustainability and Circular Economy of separation processes, and all filtration and separation topics are welcome. There will be oral sessions and poster exhibition. 

The Symposium is organized by The Nordic Filtration Society together with LUT University, namely Xplorer network, LUT Centre for Separation Technology (CST) and LUT SCI-MAT Research Platform.

SCI-MAT (Sustainable circularity of inorganic materials) examines the circular economy models of metals and industrial minerals by using municipal and electronic waste and side flows from mining and other industry as raw materials. It creates reusable materials with mechanical and hydrometallurgical processes. SCI-MAT is a multidisciplinary research platform which brings together social, environmental, and economic sustainability topics.


Submit your abstract

Abstract submission deadline is April 13, 2023.

Important dates

  • Deadline for abstract submission April 13, 2023 
  • Notice of acceptance May 12, 2023 
  • Registration and payment deadline May 29, 2023