March 16, 2018 – Machinex provided a new single-stream material recovery system for the City of High Point, North Carolina, who went operational in January 2018. The City acquired this new system to improve their recovery rates as well as the growing tonnage. The co-mingled recyclables are coming from a … Read More
SWANA Continues Growth with 22 Percent Increase in Membership Since 2015
Silver Spring, MD – The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) announced today that membership has exceeded more than 10,000 members across the United States, Canada, and the Caribbean.
Since its inception in 1961, SWANA has quickly grown and broadened its … Read More
Safety matters. Does it matter to you?
Ensuring employee health and safety should be a no-brainer for any organization—both inside and outside of the waste industry—but it’s shocking how often it gets undervalued or simply overlooked.
Safety needs to be management’s top priority, and making sure all employees can go home at … Read More
We are excited to share that SWANA has reached an important milestone today — surpassing more than 10,000 members across the United States, Canada, and the Caribbean! We would like to thank all of our members for their enthusiastic engagement and continued support of our growing SWANA community.
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There is an alley in downtown San Luis Obispo, CA, called “Bubblegum Alley.” The walls of the alley are covered with discarded chewing gum. It’s one of those odd places that you could live a full and happy life without ever seeing, but if you ever find yourself in downtown … Read More