Many in the solid waste industry are coping with health and safety risks related to the coronavirus (COVID-19). Though information about the virus is still evolving, SWANA has issued a Guidance on Coronavirus document to provide guidance to the solid waste industry.Download SWANA’s Guidance on Coronavirus document
Interim guidance for U.S. solid waste workers and employers of workers with potential occupational exposures to COVID-19.
Review the most up-to-date information from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).
As the media continues to respond to the pandemic, it is important that waste and recycling is included in that narrative. SWANA is available to answer questions concerning how the waste and recycling collection system is managing health and safety risks for workers, and how the public can help ensure waste management continues safely and effectively.
Reach out to SWANA to:
Download documents to demonstrate proof to law enforcement personnel that you work in an essential industry.
Links to emergency orders and other information affecting the public and employers in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.View All Closure Orders