Teamsters have requested for the CEOs at Republic Services, Waste Management and Waste Connections to protect employees during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ben Harvey and Dave Call will continue to serve as chairman and treasurer, respectively.
SWANA records at least 53 solid waste worker deaths; collection still has highest fatality frequency.
The Hall of Fame Award recognizes leadership and a commitment to the waste and recycling industry.
NWRA is requesting that the waste collection industry be exempt from federal HOS regulations during national emergencies.
ReFED has officially named Dana Gunders as its new executive director.
Waste and recycling industry stakeholders are closely monitoring developments surrounding COVID-19 as well as the medical waste being generated.
The county recently bought 46 new trucks, but only half are running routes due to a shortage of drivers.