-NWRA Staff
November 26, 2019

Kirk Sander Named to Green Building Initiative Standards Committee

Arlington, VA – The National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) is pleased to announce that Kirk Sander, chief of staff and vice president of safety and standards, was selected as a Consensus Body member for the Continuous Maintenance process of ANSI-GBI 01-2019: Green Globes Assessment Protocol for Commercial Buildings.

“I am glad Kirk was selected to serve on this standards-setting committee. Given his background and work, he is uniquely qualified. His presence means the waste and recycling industry will have a voice at the table on the design of facilities where our industry collects the waste and recyclables, with the goal to make collection safer and more efficient,” said NWRA President and CEO Darrell Smith.

NWRA serves at the secretariat for the ANSI Z245 Committee on Equipment Technology and Operations for Wastes and Recyclable Materials.


The National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) represents the private sector waste and recycling services industry. Association members conduct business in all 50 states and include companies that manage waste, recycling and medical waste, equipment manufacturers and distributors, and a variety of other service providers. For more information about NWRA, please visit www.wasterecycling.org.

Brandon Wright
National Waste and Recycling Association