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SWANA provides these safety resources to support our commitment to improving safety in the solid waste industry.

Affinity Program

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SWANA members will reap the savings from group-wide cost reductions and pre-negotiated discounts with trusted, reliable affinity partners.

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Coronavirus Resources


Here are resources SWANA has gathered to support solid waste workers, employers and customers during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

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Professional Services Directory

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Put your company in front of more than 18,000 active monthly users in SWANA’s Professional Service Directory. Your business is sure to get noticed.

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Recycling Resources

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Here are resources for everyone on how to #RecycleRight.

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SWANA Applied Research Foundation

SWANA’s Applied Research Foundation (ARF) conducts collectively-funded research on solid waste issues selected by foundation subscribers.

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I AM SWANA Newsletter

  • In Memoriam: Robert Epler

    June 5, 2023

    Robert “Bob” Epler of San Diego, California passed away on June 1, 2023, at age 84.

  • Advocacy

    June 2, 2023

    OSHA is asking for stakeholder input on their current use of leading indicators and their impact on managing their safety and health management systems.

  • Our Goal: Mitigating Danger Through Safety

    June 2, 2023

    One of the main priorities of SWANA's Strategic Plan is getting members of the solid waste and resource management profession off the list of the top ten most dangerous jobs.

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