SWANA Announces WASTECON® 2018 Keynote Speaker Line-Up

| Exclusive Group of Industry Leaders, Designers and Creative Thinkers Silver Spring, MD – The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) announced the keynote speakers for WASTECON, SWANA’s largest conference helping solid waste leaders plan a sustainable future for their communities. WASTECON’s line-up of keynote speakers will offer insight on future policy, innovation trends, and technology, ... READ MORE

Top 5 Reasons to Attend #WASTECON 2018!

| Check out our “Top 5 Reasons” why you should head to Music City for a week of learning, networking, and fun at WASTECON® 2018 in Nashville, TN from August 20–23! This dynamic conference will feature “Sound Ideas” in waste management, speaking to the most pressing issues in our industry today. ... READ MORE

Converting Biogas into CNG for Alternative Vehicle Fuels

| New technology is being developed in response to a growing interest in lower-cost vehicle fuel alternatives. One example is the patent-pending BioCNG biogas conditioning system invented by Cornerstone, which economically converts methane produced from the decomposition of organic waste materials—or "biogas"—into a renewable natural gas (RNG) suitable for use in compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicles. ... READ MORE

VIDEO: SWANApalooza Highlights & Save The Date 2019

| SWANApalooza is SWANA’s second largest annual conference that features the latest in landfill, landfill gas, and zero waste research, policy, and technology. SWANApalooza 2018, held in Denver, Colorado, was a huge success, and we are looking forward to SWANApalooza 2019 in Boston next year. https://youtu.be/PtwEMKYDj1Y ... READ MORE


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SWANA Reaches 10,000 Members

| 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. Click the video below for a message ... READ MORE

SWANA Announces 2018 Technical Division Award Winners

| Silver Spring, MD – The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) is proud to announce the winners of the 2018 Technical Division Awards, presented to SWANA members for outstanding professional achievements in solid waste industry sectors. Awards were presented on March 6, 2018 at the Opening Ceremony of SWANApalooza in Denver, Colorado. “SWANA’s Technical Division ... READ MORE