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Nov
28
SWANA Publishes New Tips for Safety at Waste-To-Energy Facilities
The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) is excited to announce the release of a new installment to its “Five to Stay Alive” series, featuring safety tips for waste-to-energy (WTE) employees.
Nov
14
SWANA Urges Support for Recycling on America Recycles Day
The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) proudly supports America Recycles Day, a national initiative of Keep America Beautiful, on November 15, 2017.
Nov
09
November 2017 Industry Watch
November 2017 Industry Watch
Nov
09
SWANA Responds to BLS 2016 Industry Injury & Illness Data
The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) is pleased by the decline in the frequency of injuries and illnesses involving waste collection employees, but is concerned by the increase in injuries and illnesses for workers at landfills and material recovery facilities (MRF), based on the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) 2016 data, released earlier today.
Oct
24
SWANA ARF Reports Now Free to Members One Year After Publication
The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) is now offering Applied Research Foundation (ARF) reports free of charge to SWANA members one year after publication.
Oct
18
October 2017 Industry Watch
October 2017 Industry Watch
Oct
11
SWANA Welcomes New President for Fiscal Year 2018
The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) is excited to welcome Jeffrey Murray, P.E. as SWANA’s new President for Fiscal Year 2018.
Oct
11
SWANA Provides Update to States on Chinese Recycling Issue
The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) has issued an update to state officials concerning the July 18, 2017 notification to the World Trade Organization from China on their intent to ban certain waste imports.
Sep
05
SWANA Submits Comments Expressing Concerns on China Waste Ban
The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) is pleased to release a new installment of its “Five to Stay Alive” series that features safety tips for composting operations employees.
Aug
29
August 2017 Industry Watch
August 2017 Industry Watch Column