Resources

SWANA Publications

SWANA Publications studies, guides, best practices, surveys and reports. 

If you are looking for the latest SWANA Applied Research Foundation reports, click here.

If you are looking for a paper or presentation presented at a SWANA conference, please login and go to the eLibrary on myswana.org

A Compilation of Current Readings: Leachate Recirculation

The principal objective of this study was to simulate leachate quantity and quality, as well as biogas generation at sanitary landfills
Member Price: $45.00
Non-Member Price: $145.00

An Assesment of Management Practices of Wood

An Assesment of Management Practices of Wood & Wood-Related Wastes in the Urban Environment
Member Price: $45.00
Non-Member Price: $95.00

Ash Recycling & Reuse Survey

SWANA's Waste-to-Energy Technical Division conducted first-ever and follow-up surveys of waste-to-energy plant owners and operators and state regulators.
Member Price: $20.00
Non-Member Price: $50.00

Characterization of Municipal Solid Waste in the US

This report is the most recent in a series of reports released by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) characterizing municipal solid waste (MSW) in the United States.
Member Price: $45.00
Non-Member Price: $95.00

Christmas Tree Recycling Program Guidance

Christmas tree recycling programs produce benefits.
Member Price: $25.00
Non-Member Price: $45.00

Climate Action Report

The United States is assessing options for a domestic program.
Member Price: $45.00
Non-Member Price: $95.00

Comparing Models for Predicting Landfill Methane Recovery

The objective of this project was to select various landfill methane models and to provide a comparison of model outputs to actual long-term gas recovery data.
Member Price: $45.00
Non-Member Price: $95.00

Compendium of Solid Waste Management Terms and Definitions

This Compendium of Solid Waste Management Terms and Definitions has been developed by the Solid Waste Association of North America (SW ANA) under a grant from the United States EPA.
Member Price: $45.00
Non-Member Price: $145.00

Compilation of LFG Field Practices and Procedures

This document was prepared by the SWANA Landfill Gas Management Division.
Member Price: $45.00
Non-Member Price: $95.00

Evaluation of the Collier County, FL Landfill Mining

Today's rapidly developing and changing technologies and industrial products and practices frequently carry with them the increased generation of materials.
Member Price: $40.00
Non-Member Price: $140.00

Facing a Political Challenge with a Political Response

One of the most difficult political facts facing local government elected officials is municipal solid waste management (MSWM).
Member Price: $45.00
Non-Member Price: $95.00

Glass Container Market Recovery Study: A MITE Program

This publication is one of the products of research and provides a vital communication link between the researcher and user community.
Member Price: $45.00
Non-Member Price: $95.00

Household Needles in Municipal Solid Waste (MSW)

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,...
Member Price: $0.00
Non-Member Price: $0.00

How to Win the Siting War: Case Studies in MSW

These case studies report on three successful siting efforts.
Member Price: $40.00
Non-Member Price: $140.00
SWANA Logo

Landfill Gas Control Recovery & Utilizations (1987)

Gas production in a sanitary landfill results from waste decomposition.
Member Price: $85.00
Non-Member Price: $185.00

Landfill Gas Control Recovery & Utilizations Vol 2 (1991)

Landfill Gas Control Recovery & Utilizations Vol 2 (1991)
Member Price: $85.00
Non-Member Price: $185.00

Landfill Gas Generation and Modeling Manual of Practice

This manual is the product of several contributors rrom SWANA's Landfill Gas Management Technical Division's Generation and Modeling Committee.
Member Price: $35.00
Non-Member Price: $75.00

Landfill Gas Operation & Maintenance Manual of Practice

This manual of practice • intended to be a source of information for both the inexperienced and the experienced landfill gas system operator.
Member Price: $85.00
Non-Member Price: $185.00

Landfill Reclamation: Manual of Practice and Procedure

This document was prepared by the Solid Waste Association of North America's Landfill Reclamation Task Force and is based on its professional assessment of current practices and procedures
Member Price: $45.00
Non-Member Price: $95.00

Leachate Recycle & the Augmentation of Biological

An estimated 170 million tons of municipal solid waste (MSW) were discarded in the United States in 1990.
Member Price: $45.00
Non-Member Price: $95.00