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News Updates

Apr152019
Apr022019
Media Advisory: Changes to Recycling Programs
SWANA Available to Help Reporters Understand How China’s Import Restrictions Are Impacting Local Recycling Efforts in the U.S. and Canada
Mar062019
SWANA Adds New Safety Stickers to Protect Workers
New Collaboration with BrandArmor™ for Slow Down to Get Around
Feb202019
SWANA CEO Appointed as ETTAC Rep
The CEO and Executive Director of the Solid Waste Association of North America, David Biderman, has been appointed again to the Environmental Technologies Trade Advisory Committee, representing the waste management and recycling segment of the U.S. environmental technology industry.
Feb112019
SWANA Announces 2019 Award Winners
Honorees to be recognized in February at SWANApalooza in Boston
Jan232019
Waste Associations Call for Performance-Based End to PCC
Determine closure based on site specifics rather than number of years
Jan222019
Unprecedented Surge in Industry-Related Deaths in January 2019
Unprecedented Surge in Industry-Related Deaths in January 2019 SWANA Calls for Heightened Focus on Safety
Dec182018
SWANA's Response to BLS 2017 Industry Fatality Data
SWANA responds to the 2017 National Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries released by the U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).
Nov132018
SWANA Celebrates America Recycles Day
SWANA Celebrates America Recycles Day Encourages Recycling Right in PSA
Sep262018
SWANA Awarded U.S. Department of State Grant for Landfill Training in Colombia
The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) announces that it has been awarded a two-year grant from the United States Department of State to identify regulatory gaps, offer landfill training, and provide capacity building relating to solid waste disposal in the country of Colombia.