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16 Feb 2017

Guest Blog, ABRELPE's Carlos Silva Filho on Closing Dumpsites

The latest "President's Blog" has been penned by our partner in Brazil, Carlos Silva Filho.

 

The theme of his post is #closedumpsites, as he discusses ISWA's latest campaign which had its first taste of success...


16 Feb 2017

Guest Blog: ISWA Vice President, Carlos Silva Filho

This issue of the ISWA President's Blog has been penned by our partner in Brazil, Carlos Silva Filho. Carlos, based in the megacity of Sao Paulo, is ISWA's National Member Representative in Brazil and CEO of ABRELPE, and also...


10 Feb 2017

Latest Weekly Waste Briefing now Online

In our latest blog we look at what the newspapers and media have been saying on a wide range of issues from the latest #OceanRescue campaign through to littering on the streets of New York.

 

We review the newspapers...


7 Feb 2017

Press Release: Closure of one of the World’s Biggest Dumpsites

Following the recent closure of the Estrutural dumpsite serving 5 million people in Brazil’s capital city, a partnership between ISWA and ABRELPE, aims to ensure the closure of further dumpsites in the country.


3 Feb 2017

Our Latest Blog on Food and Plastic Waste

We are happy to share our latest Weekly Waste Briefing with you, taking a look at two of the biggest polluters: food and plastic waste.

 

Supermarkets and manufactures are stepping up their efforts to reduce these waste streams,...


26 Jan 2017

Study Tour: Sorting, Collection & Recycling open for Registrations

This year's ISWA Study Tour on Sorting, Collection & Recycling will take place across various locations in the Netherlands between 03-07 April 2017 and we are pleased to announce that registration is now open.

 

This...


24 Jan 2017

January 24 2017: Guest Blog, SWANA's David Biderman on Safety in Waste Management

Health and safety is always a great concern in waste management and recycling industry. Few weeks ago, when I was in USA, I was surprised by the facts and figures about health and safety in the waste sector that were presented by...


24 Jan 2017

Guest Blog, SWANA's David Biderman on Safety in Waste Management

Health and safety is always a great concern in waste management and recycling industry. Few weeks ago, when I was in USA, I was surprised by the facts and figures about health and safety in the waste sector that were presented by...


23 Jan 2017

Closing one of Latin America's Biggest Dumpsites

The first major success story during ISWA's campaign to #closedumpsites


12 Jan 2017

ISWA World Congress 2017 - Call for abstracts Extended

The 2017 ISWA World Congress will take place in Baltimore, United States 25-27 September