Professor M.A. Abdoli is now working at the Department of Environmental Engineering, Graduate Faculty of Environment, University of Tehran. His BSc. was from Shahid Beheshti University in Physics in 1975. His MSc. Was from Texas University in Dallas, in Environment 1977. His Ph.D. Texas University in 1981. He is now as the Professor of University of Tehran, working on solid waste management. He is also as the President of Iran Solid Waste Association. He has produced more than 16 books and more than 60 articles in the field of solid waste management.