SWANA's Hurricane Disaster Resources

SWANA Hurricane Disaster Resources
Dover Air Force Base Hurricane Block Party Hurricane Preparedness Resources
hurricane lands at key west Hurricane Recovery Assistance—Federal Government
Hurricane Harvey Flooding Flooding Resources
Hurricane Recovery and Clean-Up Hurricane Recovery and Clean-Up
Harvey Track Hurricane Harvey Recovery Resources
Hurricane Ike Cleanup, Galveston, TX News Articles

Hurricane Preparedness Resources

SWANA Caribbean-PR Chapter

Department of Homeland Security

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration


Society of Environmental Journalists

News Articles

How Can I Help?

Employee Relief Fund | Republic Services

Donations to this fund support Republic Services employees experiencing loss of home or devastating damage to their personal belongings. To donate, click here or send a check payable to Republic Services Employee Relief Fund to the following address:
18500 N Allied Way
Phoenix, AZ 85054

WCA Waste Corporation GoFundMe Account

This account supports WCA employees and family members impacted by the storm.

Waste Connections Employee Relief Fund

The WC ERF supports Waste Connections employees and their families dealing with financial hardship or natural disasters. Employee donations will be matched two-to-one by Waste Connections. To contribute, send checks payable to Waste Connections, with WC ERF noted on the check, to the following address:
3 Waterway Square Pl, Suite 110
Attention Cacey Avet
The Woodlands, TX 77380

Waste Management Employee Relief Fund

The Employees Care Fund aids Waste Management employees facing unfortunate circumstances. To make a tax deductible contribution to this fund, send checks payable to Waste Management Employees Care Fund to the following address:
WM Employees Care Fund
Treasury Department
Waste Management
1001 Fannin
Houston, TX 77002

Keep America Beautiful Community Restoration and Resiliency Fund

This fund supports recovery and rebuilding efforts for the coming weeks and years.

Waste Advantage Magazine CrowdRise Fund

Donations support the efforts of the American Red Cross.

American Red Cross

The American Red Cross is accepting donations online to provide hurricane relief.

JJ Watt Foundation

Houston Texans defensive end, JJ Watt, created a fund specifically for victims of Hurricane Harvey.

Debris Removal Basics

Hurricane Harvey debris

Residents should divide their waste into separately organized piles. They are strongly advised not to pile household trash with debris.

The piles should then be divided into different categories:

Vegetation (including tree limbs)

Construction and demolition products (including carpeting and padding)



Hazardous waste