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SWANA Responds to BLS 2016 Industry Injury & Illness Data

SWANA Responds to BLS 2016 Industry Injury & Illness Data

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Collection Injury Rate Declines, while Landfill & MRF Injuries Increased

Silver Spring, MD – The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) is pleased by the decline in the frequency of injuries and illnesses involving waste collection employees, but is concerned by the increase in injuries and illnesses for workers at  … Read More

Penn Waste Debuts Upgraded MRF

Penn Waste Debuts Upgraded MRF

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York, PA – November 1, 2017 – – Penn Waste is all systems go after adding new optical sorting and artificial intelligence (AI) technologies to the company’s state-of-the-art Single Stream Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) in York, Pennsylvania. Provided by Bulk Handling Systems (BHS), the upgrade boosts the facility’s capacity by  … Read More

SWANA Welcomes New President for Fiscal Year 2018

SWANA Welcomes New President for Fiscal Year 2018

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Silver Spring, MD – The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) is excited to welcome Jeffrey Murray, P.E. as SWANA’s new President for Fiscal Year 2018.

Murray is an Associate and the Solid Waste Section Manager with HDR in Raleigh, North Carolina and is a registered Professional Engineer in North  … Read More

Waste Industry Employment Trends

Waste Industry Employment Trends

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Not unlike other industries, the solid waste industry has, in recent years, embarked on a quest to include “smart technologies” in everyday processes and programs. The objective for most municipalities and private haulers is fulfill the mantra: providing services cheaper, quicker, and better to their customers.  … Read More



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