6 Nov 2019

ISWA Announces Arrival of New Communications Manager

ISWA Announces the New Communications Manager to Join the General Secretariat Team in the Netherlands

29 Oct 2019

ISWA at IFAT India Mumbai 2019 - a Short Report on the Activities

From 16th-18th October 2019 ISWA took part in IFAT India, Mumbai, hosting panel discussions, meetings and welcoming current and future ISWA members at its booth.

28 Oct 2019

#PrayForAmazon Because it is Drowning in Waste

This guest post was written by Gabriela G P Otero, Technical Coordinator at ABRELPE, the Brazilian Association of Public Cleansing and Waste Management Companies and ISWA National Member in Brazil.

25 Oct 2019

Invitation to a Training Program for Leaders in Local Communities

On behalf of Let’s Do It Foundation with whom the Association signed a Memorandum of Understanding in 2016, the International Solid Waste Association would like to invite you a Training Program for Leaders in Local Communities...

22 Oct 2019

From Waste to Resource: Solving the Plastic Pollution Challenge Requires a Shift in Perspective

Guest post by Erik Solheim, CEO of Plastic REVolution Foundation

21 Oct 2019

Oman to Host a Conference over the Role of Sustainability and Waste Management: the International Sustainability, Resources & Technology Conference in 2020

A shared mission to establish a regional platform in Oman to accelerate the deployment of cutting edge technological innovations, leading to the achievement of the sustainable development goals and the transition to a circular...

16 Oct 2019

Download the 3rd Landfill Operations Guidelines

The ISWA Landfill Operational Guidelines 3rd Edition provides the latest practice in sanitary landfill management used to assist waste managers with day-to-day operations at a sanitary landfill site. The document promotes better...

15 Oct 2019

ISWA President: IND 4.0 Key to Delivering a Circular Economy

The following is an taken from Antonis Mavropoulos' lecture on Monday 7th October 2019 at the opening of the 2019 ISWA World Congress in Bilbao, Spain.

11 Oct 2019

Short Recap of the ISWA Study Tour Biowaste Collection and Recycling

The 2019 Study Tour organised by CIC (the Italian Biogas and Composting Organisation) and in cooperation with the ISWA Working Group on Biological Treatment of Waste was completed successfully on the 4th of October 2019.


10 Oct 2019

Climate Benefits Due to Dumpsite Closure: A Report by ISWA’s Task Force on #closingdumpsites

Launched on 8th October 2019 at the ISWA World Congress, Bilbao, Spain, this new report from ISWA’s Task Forces uses a series of case studies to highlight the impact that open waste dumping has on the planet.