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News Updates

Oct012019
New Report Looks at the Increase of Fires at WTE Facilities
SWANA’s Applied Research Foundation report reviews prevention and control at WTE facilities
Sep272019
National Alliance Created to Keep Solid Waste Workers Safe
SWANA partners with NWRA and OSHA to improve worker safety and health practices
Sep102019
New Report Provides Options for Curbside Recycling Programs
SWANA’s Applied Research Foundation report looks at impact of China’s National Sword Policy
Aug272019
SWANA Announces Keynote Lineup for WASTECON 2019
Keynotes highlight innovation and sustainability at WASTECON 2019 in Phoenix, Arizona
Aug132019
SWANA Records 30 Solid Waste Worker Fatalities in 2019
Pushes to raise awareness of worker safety with support of OSHA’s Safe + Sound Week
Aug012019
SWANA Announces Winners of 2019 Safety Awards
Safety Award Winners Recognized at WASTECON 2019 in Phoenix, Arizona
Jul232019
SWANA Announces Dates, Locations for Highly Anticipated Solid Waste & Recycling Conferences
SWANA is excited to announce dates for its biggest conferences: WASTECON® 2019, SWANApalooza 2020, and WASTECON® 2021.
Jun272019
SWANA Supports California Lithium-Ion Battery Fire Prevention Act
Passage of AB 1509 will protect workers and support recycling infrastructure in the state
Jun192019
Waste and Recycling Industry Groups Produce Poster to Improve Recycling Habits
In an effort to help consumers recycle properly, the National Waste and Recycling Association, the Solid Waste Association of North America, the Northeast Recycling Council, and the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries have jointly developed the Think Twice poster.
Jun052019
SWANA Issues Canadian Recycling Myths vs Facts Sheet
Association urges the media to provide accurate information about the state of recycling in Canada