Month: May 2021

SWANA Executive Director Reappointed as ETTAC Representative

SWANA will continue advising U.S. government on improving solid waste infrastructure overseas, with a focus on Latin America and the Caribbean Silver Spring, MD – The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) is pleased to announce David Biderman has been appointed to the Department of Commerce’s Environmental Technologies Trade Advisory Committee (ETTAC) to represent…
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SWANA Welcomes New Safety Ambassador to New York Chapter

Michael Hughes of Casella Waste Systems brings extensive experience to Chapter safety initiatives Silver Spring, MD – The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) welcomes Michael Hughes, Corporate Vice President of Safety at Casella Waste Systems, as a new SWANA New York Chapter Safety Ambassador. Hughes joins current Safety Ambassador Paul Zambrotta of Mr.…
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SWANA Addresses Current Labor Shortage in Solid Waste Collection Services

Includes recommendations in response to continuing impact of COVID pandemic Silver Spring, MD – The hiring and retention of drivers and helpers to provide solid waste and recycling collection services is a growing challenge for public sector and private sector service providers. The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) analyzes the current worker shortage…
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