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11 May 2018

ISWA Joins the Partner Consortium in a New H2020 Project Addressing Odour Pollution Through Citizen Science and Co-Creation Tools

Zaragoza, Spain, 3rd May 2018 - The EU-funded D-NOSES project, which ISWA is supporting, held its kick off meeting on the 25th & 26th April 2018 at the University College London campus. The project consortium, coordinated by the...


30 Apr 2018

Guest Blog | SUEZ: Deposit Return Schemes - Coming to the UK Soon!

Dr Adam Read, External Affairs Director at SUEZ, reflects on the hottest topic in UK waste management right now - when will a deposit return scheme arrive in the UK and just what will it target …


23 Apr 2018

Guest Blog | BIR Net - Underground Waste Handling in Medieval City Centre, Bergen

Struggling to improve the waste handling in the medieval city centre of Bergen, the city decided in 2008 to install an underground suction system. Toralf Igesund, Head of Planning, BIR, Bergen, Norway, writes a guest blog about...


17 Apr 2018

Global Community Asks #WhatHappensToMyWaste in a New Campaign by ISWA Young Professionals Group

Members of the public worldwide are asking #WhatHappensToMyWaste as part of a recently launched campaign by the ISWA Young Professionals Group (YPG). The initiative aims to raise awareness about waste disposal and management...


13 Apr 2018

Waste Management & Research Invites Submissions for Its Open Access Debut

For the last 20 years, Waste Management & Research (WM&R) has worked on promoting innovation, bridging a gap between both research and practicing industries. Now the WM&R Editorial Group is pleased to announce a momentous...


10 Apr 2018

Guest Blog | UAV Surveying for Landfill Sites - An Example from Iceland

Nicolas Marino Proietti, CEO and founder of ReSource International ehf., company specialized in environmental Engineering and services in the Nordic countries writes a guest blog on the utilization of UAVs for landfill...


6 Apr 2018

Waste Initiative Network of Southeast European, Middle Eastern, and Central Asian Cities Successfully Launches in Serbia

Climate and Clean Air Coalition (CCAC) and ISWA RDN SEMEM launched the CCAC City Network for of Southeast European, Middle Eastern, and Central Asian Cities as a part of CCAC Municipal Solid Waste Initiative.


3 Apr 2018

ISWA Regional Development Network Participates in SAVE THE PLANET 2018, Bulgaria

Last week ISWA RDN SEMEN attended the 9th edition of the only specialized waste management event in Bulgaria, Save the Planet. ISWA was represented by Dr Alexei Audotorei, ISWA Board Member and Executive President of the Romanian...


22 Mar 2018

A Visit to Estrutural: #CloseDumpsites' First Major Success

As ISWA proudly reported last week, Estrutural finally closed on 20th January 2018, representing the first major success in ISWA’s initiative to improve human health and wellbeing by closing waste dumpsites.   

 

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20 Mar 2018

ISWA Announces Cooperation with Brazilian Municipality to Beat Marine Litter

Santos will be the first city in South America to participate in an international initiative for the development of waste management solutions with the objective of protecting the marine environment.