December 6 Weekly Wrap-Up


SWANA's weekly wrap-up will keep you up-to-date with everything that is happening in SWANA and the solid waste industry.

Industry Watch

The 'Amazon effect' is flooding a struggling recycling system with cardboard. Read More

A bipartisan approach to recycling. Read More

Congressional proposals would pay for recycling education at local level. Read More

CalRecycle director to leave his post at the end of the year. Read More

Signals point to all-out recycled fiber ban in China. Read More

D.C. inspectors issue warnings if you aren't recycling right. Read More

Dominion Energy outlines plans to remove and recycle coal ash. Read More

Largo team member wins first place at SWANA's International Road-E-O Competition. Read More

Winner announced in New York City 'Better Bin' trash can competition. Read More

November 2019 Fire Report: a live lithium-ion battery explosion. Read More

New director 'getting a feel for' OSS solid waste district. Read More 

Susan Collins backs bill to bolster local recycling rates across the country. Read More

Senator Collins joins bipartisan group in introducing legislation to boost recycling. Read More

'The best thing you can do is not buy more stuff,' says 'secondhand' expert. Read More

Trouble in paradise: recycling a tough proposition for US territories. Read More