This document was prepared by the SWANA Landfill Gas and Biogas Management Division’s Field
Practices Committee and is based on its professional assessment of current practices and procedures
relating to the control, recovery, and utilization of...
Needlestick injuries are a serious risk to waste industry workers, especially in MRFs where sorting recyclables on picking lines and similar activities can put employees in contact with sharps and, as a result, blood borne pathogens. Historically,...
As state and federal mandates forced localities to build and operate sophisticated,
environmentally-sound waste processing and disposal facilities, local officials spent
hundreds of millions of dollars through long-term financial commitments.