Industry Watch

Industry Watch

New Hires¦ New Products ¦RFPs¦ Announcements

Hillsborough County, Florida, recently welcomed Travis Barnes as recycling coordinator.Details

SWANA Member Don Birnesser recently joined T&M Associates as Solid Waste Group Manager for the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast regions.Full Story

Waste Pro’s Fanning Springs’ driver receives $10,000 Safety Award. Details

Gershman, Brickner & Bratton (GBB) announced the hire of Lori Scozzafava as Vice President, Operations Office. Details

The Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA) announced its 2015-2016 Board of Directors. Full Story

Five National Trade Associations recently co-funded a study to identify ways to improve efficiencies at recycling facilities. Full Story

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The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) is an organization of more than 10,000 public and private sector professionals committed to advancing from solid waste management to resource management through their shared emphasis on education, advocacy and research. For more than 60 years, SWANA has been the leading association in the solid waste management field. SWANA serves industry professionals through technical conferences, certifications, publications and a large offering of technical training courses.

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