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

May 23, 2017

SLOW DOWN TO GET AROUND LEGISLATION APPROVED IN MISSOURI

Motorists Will Be Required to Slow Down and Proceed With Caution When Approaching Waste and Recycling Vehicles or Face Penalties Arlington, VA– May 22, 2017 – On May 19, the Missouri General Assembly approved legislation that will protect workers in READ MORE

May 4, 2017

Innovating Trash: How the Waste and Recycling Industry Has Evolved

There are six key areas where the industry has invested and innovated. Kevin Kraushaar | May 04, 2017 On April 22, nearly 50 years ago, a movement activated 20 million Americans from all walks of life. Known as Earth Day, READ MORE

May 3, 2017

SLOW DOWN TO GET AROUND LEGISLATION SIGNED INTO LAW IN NEW JERSEY

Motorists Required to Slow Down and Proceed With Caution When Approaching Active Sanitation Vehicles or Face New Penalties Trenton, NJ – May 3, 2017 – On May 1st, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (R), signed into law legislation that will protect READ MORE