Upcoming Events
Wed  |  March 4  |  7:00 am
ISOSWO Legislative Breakfast
Wed  |  March 4  |  9:00 am
ISOSWO Board Meeting
Thu  |  March 12  |  9:30 am
IRA Educators' Conference


Sunday, March 1, 2015
Media contact: Emily Bainter at (515) 242-5955 or Emily.Bainter@dnr.iowa.gov. DES MOINES-- Iowa businesses, organizations and citizens are invited to apply for the... Read more
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
The 2015 Grant H. Flint International Scholarship Award Applications are now available here.  Eligible candidates for the International SWANA Scholarship... Read more
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
A "Young Professional" is defined as an individual in the solid waste industry 35 or younger. That's actual age, not just how you feel! What is SWANA’s... Read more
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
SWANA’s Young Professional’s Present:The National Solid Waste Design Competition (SWDC)WASTECON 2015, Orlando, FL (August 25- 27, 2015). SWANA’s National... Read more
Monday, February 2, 2015
ISOSWO offers SWANA eSessions at host facilities in each field office area at no charge to attendees. Upcoming eSessions include: Wednesday, February 25:... Read more
Monday, January 12, 2015
2015 Legislative Positions (download as PDF) Assess Tonnage Fees for All Waste Generated and Accepted by Regulated Facilities in the State of Iowa. Each year, Iowa landfills send... Read more
Monday, November 24, 2014
NEW TELEPHONE NUMBERS FOR DNR DES MOINES OFFICE BEGIN MONDAY, NOV. 24 MEDIA CONTACT: Jennifer StJohn, 515-281-8357 (beginning Nov 24, 515-725-8357),... Read more
Thursday, November 13, 2014
ISOSWO 2014-2015 Board of Directors Board Officers PresidentBrian Seals,Waste Commission of Scott County Vice PresidentBill Rowland, Landfill of North... Read more
Thursday, November 13, 2014
ISOSWO announced its 2014 award winners and presented them October 7 during the Iowa Recycling and Solid Waste Management Conference.  Outstanding... Read more
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
ISOSWO is seeking members interested in serving on a committee for 2015. There are several to choose from, depending on your interests: Member... Read more
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
ENVIRONMENTAL IMPROVEMENTS PROVIDE ECONOMIC BOOST FOR IOWA COMPANIES MEDIA CONTACT: Danielle Dilks at (515) 281-8063 or Danielle.Dilks@dnr.iowa.gov. DES MOINES — This year 14... Read more
Thursday, September 11, 2014
ISOSWO has posted several solid waste-related job openings on the Classifieds section of its Web site recently. Please pass these great opportunities... Read more
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
ISOSWO is partnering with the Iowa League of Cities to promote City Week, an ongoing effort to raise public awareness about the services that cities... Read more
Friday, May 30, 2014
DNR DERELICT BUILDING PROGRAM AWARDS GRANTS TO 20 RURAL COMMUNITIES MEDIA CONTACT: Scott Flagg, 515-281-4876 or Scott.Flagg@dnr.iowa.gov. DES MOINES – The DNR Derelict Building Grant Program will... Read more
Monday, April 21, 2014
Many ISOSWO members may know Al Olson from his time representing the Iowa APWA Chapter as their Delegate. Last summer, Al was diagnosed with a brain... Read more
Friday, March 14, 2014
Great River Regional Waste Authority, in Fort Madison, demonstrated the Komptech waste shredder February 19-21, 2014. View two videos showing the... Read more
Monday, March 10, 2014
EPA has announced its 2012 MSW characterization report. In 2012, MSW generation increased slightly to approximately 251 million tons. However, per capita... Read more
Thursday, March 6, 2014
ISOSWO members are invited to attend the 58th Annual Great Plains Waste Management Conference in LaVista, NE April 16-17, 2014. Online registration and... Read more