Dr Yee Van Fan is a Key Researcher of the Sustainable Process Integration Laboratory - SPIL, funded by the EU, in the Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic. She is also a lecturer at the Faculty of Management under EduLab4Future co-funded by the Eramus+ programme of the EU and a contract researcher in Tomsk Polytechnic University, Russian Federation. She is also acting as an Associate Editor for the Journal of Cleaner Production (IF: 9.297), Editorial Board member of Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilisation and Environmental Effects (IF: 3.447), and Chemical Engineering Transactions. Amongst Dr Fan research interests are waste recovery and management extended to sustainability assessment focusing on developing environmentally sound approaches or systems. Several of her publications have been listed as ESI highly cited papers (Top 1 %) and two as ESI hot papers by Clarivate Analytics. She is listed among the Top 2 % of the world’s researchers in terms of single-year impact (2020) by a team of statisticians from Stanford University and Elsevier.