The Iowa Society of Solid Waste Operations (ISOSWO) is a statewide organization whose members are directly involved in solid waste management issues. Members include public and private sector employees, along with consultants, engineers, planners, regulators and local elected officials.
ISOSWO represents primarily public sector agencies in the solid waste management industry by:
- Providing education and training opportunities for its members
- Promoting cost effective and environmentally sound solid waste management practices
- Educating elected officials and the general public about solid waste management issues
- Working with state regulators to ensure regulations and policies that promote cost effective and environmentally sound management of solid waste in Iowa