SWANA and the Oceans Caucus Basis hosted an info session on Could 26 for Capitol Hill workers on implementing the EPA’s Nationwide Recycling Technique and the 50 % recycling aim. “This briefing displays SWANA’s continued excessive visibility in Washington, D.C. on key advocacy points dealing with the strong waste trade, together with recycling,” stated Amy Van Kolken Banister, Senior Director – Airline Applications at WM and Chair of SWANA’s Technical Division Advocacy Committee. “SWANA will proceed to dedicate substantial power and sources to helping the EPA in implementing its Nationwide Recycling Technique.”
David Biderman, CEO and Govt Director of SWANA, moderated a panel dialogue with Elizabeth Roe, President of Eco Companions, Inc.; Allison Trulock, Managing Director of Stable Waste Follow for Newgen Methods & Options; David Allaway, senior coverage analyst for the Oregon Division of Environmental High quality’s Supplies Administration Program; and Ashley Krug, Market Growth Coordinator, Environmental Companies, Metropolis of Springfield, MO. The roundtable explored the state of recycling in america and the way finest to attain the EPA’s recycling technique and objectives by means of native, state, and federal actions.
The briefing continues the work of SWANA and the Oceans Caucus Basis to supply related and balanced info on sustainable supplies administration and marine particles prevention to Congress, NGOs and different trade stakeholders. The dialog will proceed at WASTECON 2022 in San Diego, California, the place public sector strong waste managers and their groups plan a sustainable future for his or her communities.