Safety Materials

The National Waste & Recycling Association’s (NWRA) safety manual and weekly safety email, Safety Monday, are the core of NWRA’s safety initiatives.

Safety Monday

The National Waste & Recycling Association produces a weekly safety newsletter to all Association members in both English and Spanish.


Download an example of Safety Monday.


To receive the publication, contact Kirk Sander at


Safety Monday is a great way to reach your target audience. Email Brandon Wright at to reserve your space.


The National Waste & Recycling Association and the Environmental Research & Education Foundation have released the revised Manual of Recommended Safety Practices, including a greater emphasis on recycling. This safety reference guide, updated by a team of respected industry safety professionals, will help safety practitioners and operations managers handle the most significant safety challenges facing waste and recycling service companies. The manual is a great resource for all levels of personnel: managers and supervisors, drivers and crew, equipment operators, process line workers and maintenance personnel.

How to Get a Manual
  • The cost is $50 per copy.
  • Order the manual via our E-Store.