Solid Waste & Recycling


  • Municipal association partners with

    May 31, 2018 by Emily Atkins

    FREDERICTON, New Brunswick – The Canadian Association of Municipal Administrators (CAMA) is pleased to announce a new partnership with – an online platform to connect municipalities and the businesses that serve them – that will benefit its members nationwide. The

  • BC bottle group fights to classify milk as beverage

    March 27, 2018 by The BC Bottle & Recycling Depot Association

    The BC Bottle & Recycling Depot Association has launched a campaign to classify milk as a beverage in British Columbia to boost recycling and promote a healthy environment. In an effort to have milk classified as a beverage, the BC Bottle & Recycling Depot Association (BCBRDA)

  • SWANA ARF Reports Now Free to Members One Year After Publication

    November 1, 2017 by SWR Staff

    The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) is now offering Applied Research Foundation (ARF) reports free of charge to SWANA members one year after publication. ARF reports over one year old, previously offered for sale on SWANA’s website, will

  • Canadian Plastics Industry Association Announces 2017 Plastics Industry Leadership Award Winners

    October 4, 2017 by SWR Staff

    On Sept.19, 2017 the Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA)recognized outstanding individuals and businesses for their commitment and dedication to the growth and sustainability of the Canadian plastics industry at its annual Plastics Industry Leadership Awards Dinner. “This year, we are

  • SWANA Launches Online Certification Testing

    October 2, 2017 by SWR Staff

    The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) announces the launch of its new online testing platform which allows solid waste industry professionals to take certification exams remotely. The online testing function is available for all ten of SWANA’s industry

  • SWANA & CRRA Launch Joint Zero Waste Certification Course

    August 9, 2017 by SWR Staff

    The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) and the California Resource Recovery Association (CRRA) announce the launch of their new Zero Waste Principles & Practices certification course, developed by the two organizations along with Kessler Consulting (KCI) over the past two