September 18, 2017

NWRA HIRES NELSON AS SUNBELT REGIONAL DIRECTOR

PRESS RELEASE SEPTEMBER 18, 2017   NWRA HIRES NELSON AS SUNBELT REGIONAL DIRECTOR Arlington, VA – The National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) announces that it has hired Kirsti Nelson as its Sunbelt Regional Director. Nelson will manage the association’s READ MORE

September 8, 2017

NWRA Submits Comments to the World Trade Organization on China’s proposed ban on the import of certain scrap materials by year end

August 31, 2017 To:  WTO/TBT National Notification and Enquiry Center of the People’s Republic of China Tel.:     +86 10/84603889 /84603950 Fax:     +86 10 84603811 E‐mail:            tbt@aqsiq.gov.cn and The Ministry of Environmental Protection of the People’s Republic of China Re:  Comments READ MORE

August 30, 2017

National Waste & Recycling Association Statement About Ongoing Disaster Conditions in Texas

As you know, the remnants of Hurricane Harvey continue to be a threat to millions of residents of southeast Texas and parts of Louisiana, with the forecast calling for continued torrential rains for the next several days. Rain totals being READ MORE

July 21, 2017

Maryland’s Governor Hogan Recognizes Outgoing NWRA Policy Director for Decades of Industry Service

Arlington, VA – July 21, 2017 – On Wednesday, a proclamation from Maryland Governor Larry Hogan was presented to Chaz Miller, outgoing Director of Policy of the National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA.) Miller was recognized for his 27 years READ MORE

July 21, 2017

Maryland’s Governor Hogan Recognizes Outgoing NWRA Policy Director for Decades of Industry Service

Arlington, VA – July 21, 2017 – On Wednesday, a proclamation from Maryland Governor Larry Hogan was presented to Chaz Miller, outgoing Director of Policy of the National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA.) Miller was recognized for his 27 years READ MORE

July 5, 2017

NWRA Appoints Industry Advocate as New President and CEO

Arlington, VA  – June 30, 2017 – The National Waste and Recycling Association (NWRA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Darrell K. Smith as the trade association’s President and Chief Executive Officer. The NWRA Board of Trustees announced READ MORE

June 30, 2017

NWRA Appoints Industry Advocate as New President and CEO

Arlington, VA  – June 30, 2017 – The National Waste and Recycling Association (NWRA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Darrell K. Smith as the trade association’s President and Chief Executive Officer. The NWRA Board of Trustees announced READ MORE

May 31, 2017

NEWS ADVISORY: WASTE INDUSTRY LEADERS & DRIVERS JOIN TRANSPORTATION DIRECTOR LOWE TO LAUNCH MOTORIST-AWARENESS CAMPAIGN FOR NEW LAW

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 30, 2017  New law protecting refuse workers in Iowa goes into effect July 1 WHAT: On April 20, new legislation was signed into law that will protect workers in the waste and recycling industry. HF314, Iowa’s READ MORE

May 25, 2017

Response to Waste Dive Article: “With WISR, industry women now have a network to call their own.”

May 25, 2017– Women are breaking down barriers in the waste and recycling industry and succeeding in positions at all levels. The National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) Women’s Council has dedicated its efforts to advancing opportunities and providing support READ MORE

May 24, 2017

Celebrating a trash man with a clean safety record in Middletown

http://fox61.com/2017/05/19/celebrating-a-trash-man-with-a-clean-safety-record-in-middletown/ Posted 8:06 PM, May 19, 2017, by Jim Altman, Updated at 08:14PM, May 19, 2017 MIDDLETOWN – A Hartford based trash and recycling company now has bragging rights. One of their drivers has been awarded with the industry’s top safety READ MORE