Solid Waste & Recycling


  • News Program

    SWANA Membership Launches Online Mentoring Program

    June 22, 2017 by SWR Staff

    The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) is proud to announce a new program, MentorMatch, available to members on their online forum, MySWANA. Established to pair experienced professionals with fellow colleagues looking for career guidance or industry information, the MentorMatch program seeks

  • Ontario Marks Three Billion Cans and Bottles Recycled

    May 15, 2017 by SWR Staff

    Three billion alcohol containers have been kept out of the province’s landfills to date, instead being recycled through the Ontario Deposit Return Program. Through the program, alcohol containers such as plastic and glass bottles, aluminum and steel cans, bag-in-box and Tetra

  • Pilot Program Teaches Robots How to Make Carton Recycling More Efficient

    March 17, 2017 by SWR Staff

    – In its ongoing efforts to advance food and beverage carton recycling, the Carton Council of North America announced today that it has been conducting a pilot program that uses artificial intelligence to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of carton