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Oct 25, 2013, 13:06 ET

NSWMA Opposes New York City Transfer Station Capacity Reduction Bill

Will Increase Costs, Adversely Impact Investment, Jobs and Other Neighborhoods  Today, representatives of the National Solid Wastes...

Sep 03, 2013, 16:26 ET

New York City Proposes Increase to Maximum Waste Hauling Rates

NSWMA Pleased BIC Recognizes Regular Rate Cap Increases Are Necessary  The New York City Business Integrity Commission (BIC) proposed a...

Jul 24, 2013, 16:46 ET

NSWMA Applauds City Council's Passage of Cardboard Theft Bill

NYC City Council Votes to Protect Recycled Materials from Scavenging WASHINGTON, July 24, 2013  Today, the New York City Council approved...

May 08, 2013, 13:32 ET

NSWMA, Dallas Settle Flow Control Lawsuit

WASHINGTON, May 8, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Several waste haulers and the National Solid Wastes Management Association (NSWMA) have...

Apr 18, 2013, 18:09 ET

Waste and Recycling Industry Innovation Makes Positive Greenhouse Gas Trend Possible

The waste and recycling industry is continuing to reduce its release of greenhouse gases – even as waste volumes increase, according to the...

Apr 18, 2013, 18:08 ET

Wisconsin Bill Would Encourage Drivers to Slow Down Around Garbage Trucks

Inspired by a sanitation worker who lost his leg in an accident, lawmaker introduces reforms State Representative John Jagler (R-Watertown)...

Feb 22, 2013, 11:51 ET

Solid Waste and Recycling Industry Group Supports Legislation That Would Reduce Solid Waste Management Costs in Missouri

Proposed Legislation Would Reduce Government Bureaucracy and Lower Fees The Missouri Chapter of the National Solid Wastes Management...

Jan 16, 2013, 17:55 ET

Solid Waste and Recycling Industry Supports Law Enforcement Efforts

Industry has Long Record of Working with Officials to Prevent Ties to Crime The National Solid Wastes Management Associations (NSWMA) today...

Oct 30, 2012, 15:17 ET

Media Availability: National Solid Wastes Management Association's President & CEO Sharon H. Kneiss on Sandy Clean-Up

Solid Waste Services Industry Integral to Clean Up after Natural Disasters Such as Super Storm Sandy  Super storm Sandy ravaged...

Jul 24, 2012, 19:52 ET

NSWMA Applauds NYC Efforts to Break Up Large Scale Recycling Theft Ring

Investigation Nabs Thieves Who Targeted Large Retail Stores throughout New Jersey, Stealing Valuable Cardboard and Selling it at Transfer Stations...