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SWANA has the articles, white papers, research and how-to guides to help solid waste professionals.

Safety Resources

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

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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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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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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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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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From Our Blog

  • YP Spotlight: Allie Omens

    June 9, 2022

    Meet Allie Omens, Construction and Demolition Recycling Coordinator at Metro Nashville Waste Services and the next YP Spotlight!

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I AM SWANA Newsletter

  • Thank you, Brenda Haney!

    June 16, 2022

    With her transition into the standard one-year term as Past President, SWANA looks back on Brenda’s term as President and the accomplishments during that time.

  • Safety Matters

    June 15, 2022

    SWANA responds to troubling new traffic safety stats, accidents in the news, and OSHA revises heat illness prevention webpage.

  • Denmark's Constitution Day Celebration

    June 13, 2022

    On June 7, SWANA Executive Director & CEO attended Denmark’s Constitution Day celebration at the Danish Embassy in Washington, D.C.

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