22 Sep 2016

Video - Let’s Close the 50 Biggest Dumpsites in the World!

At the closing ceremony of the 2016 ISWA World Congress, new President Antonis Mavropoulos showed the guests ISWA's latest video, calling for action against the world's 50 largest dumpsites, as reported in ISWA's latest report, A...

21 Sep 2016

Global dumpsite hazards led to 750 deaths in 7 months

This week at the 2016 ISWA World Congress in Novi Sad, Serbia ISWA announced the publication of its latest report, A Roadmap for the Closure of Waste Dumpsites. This roadmap will shape a fundamental part of ISWA’s agenda over the...

19 Sep 2016

Press Release! ISWA's Dumpsite Roadmap Report now online!

At the opening ceremony of the 2016 ISWA World Congress today newly elected ISWA President, Anotonis Mavropoulos, launched ISWA's latest report highlighting the world's 50 biggest dumpsites. 


The report points out the...

14 Sep 2016

ISWA 2016 Register for the Congress at your hotel!

Crowds – do you like to avoid them as much as we do? With some 1150 registrations to the ISWA World Congress in Novi Sad to date, there is potential for a formidable crowd.



Hence, we are happy to announce that registration...

12 Sep 2016

Only 7 days to go until ISWA 2016!

With only 7 more days to go until the ISWA World Congress 2016, 170 speakers are readying themselves for 55 sessions where they will be sharing their insights and expertise with over 1,100 participating professionals from the...

10 Sep 2016

New Vacancy: IT Manager

ISWA is searching for an IT Manager (all-rounder). In this full-time position the IT Manager will be responsible for maintaining and improving the general IT infrastructure and for developing, implementing and enhancing various...

8 Sep 2016

Meet ISWA at IFAT India

This year, for the first time, ISWA will be present at IFAT India in Mumbai between 28 & 30 September 2016 at the Bombay Exhibition Centre. 


During the exhibition you can come along to ISWA's stand and talk to...

7 Sep 2016

ISWA President: "Waste is a Major International Emergency"

"Waste is a major international emergency" says David Newman in an interview with online magazine Balkan Green Energy News. In this interview ahead of ISWA's first World Congress in the SEE region, the ISWA...

6 Sep 2016

ISWA's Task Force on Resource Management: In-depth Report

Last year ISWA's Task Force on Resource Management produced six ground-breaking reports focusing on the role of the circular economy in our industry. 


This Task Force provided insights into the challenges of the various...

2 Sep 2016

Weekly Waste Briefing, 02 September 2016

A raft of promising legislations have been seen across the waste industry recently. From the relaxing of regulations on how to handle food waste in Italy, to the the upcoming laws in the UK on the reduction of microbeads in...