Solid Waste & Recycling

waste management

  • Global waste market to reach $435B by 2023, report finds

    April 10, 2018 by SWR Staff

    A new report by Allied Market Research forecasts the global waste management market to reach $435 billion by 2023, after being valued at $285 billion in 2016. The report, Global Waste Management Market by Waste Type, and Service: Global Opportunity Analysis

  • SWANA Offers Free Student Membership in 2017

    March 18, 2018 by SWR Staff

    The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) is pleased to announce that it now offers free membership for full-time undergraduate and graduate college students as a means to grow the future of the solid waste and recycling industry. Beginning

  • 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

  • 2017 Ontario Budget Highlights for OWMA Members

    April 23, 2017 by SWR Staff

    The OWMA is pleased to provide the following highlights on the 2017 Ontario Budget that relate to the waste management sector. The full budget documents can be found here. Budget Balanced in 2017 The Ontario government has delivered the first balanced

  • “Opinion” EDSNA Provides a Sustainable Waste Management System for Attica

    April 7, 2017 by Timothy Byrne

      Attica Prefecture includes the capital of Greece, Athens, and has a population of 3.8 million people; sustainable waste management systems are important to manage the 2.1 million tonnes of municipal waste generated annually. EDSNA is the solid waste management

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    ESG’s Nate Davis Named to Waste360’s 2017 40 Under 40 Award List

    March 1, 2017 by SWR Staff

    The Environmental Solutions Group today announced that Nate Davis, Director, ESG Parts and Parts Central, has been named to Waste360’s 2017 40 Under 40 awards list, which showcases the next generation of innovative leaders shaping the future of the waste

  • “Opinion” The Waste Collection and Treatment System of Paphos – Cyprus

    February 21, 2017 by Timothy Byrne

    The seaside resort of Paphos is a very popular tourist destination in the summer months, making managing the collection and transfer of wastes a very important task for the Municipality of Paphos. Waste containers of 660 and 1100 litre capacity are provided in Paphos town

  • “Opinion” The USA, Executive Orders, and Canadian Waste Management

    February 21, 2017 by John Nicholson

    The Unpredictable Giant The new USA President’s “American First” policy, commitment to re-negotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), promise to reduce regulations (especially ones related to the environment), and pledge to provide faster “yes” or “no” answers on development, has serious potential to turn

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    Webinar: Optimizing Waste Diversion

    February 4, 2015 by Marci Housley

    We all want to reduce our waste, but how much can we really accomplish? And for large organizations (municipalities, universities, military bases, etc.) with high and visible diversion goals, how much can we accomplish WITHOUT breaking the bank? Join Alan