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Monday, May 15, 2017
Financial assistance opportunities available for landfill diversion projectsMEDIA CONTACT: Tom Anderson, 515-725-8323 or tom.anderson@dnr.iowa.gov DES... Read more
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Refuse and recyclable materials collection remains the 5th most dangerous job in the U.S., according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The 2015... Read more
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
ISOSWO 2015-2016 Board of Directors Board Officers PresidentBrian Seals,Waste Commission of Scott County Vice PresidentBill Rowland, Landfill of North... 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 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
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
2014 Grant H. Flint International Scholarship Award Applications Available The 2014 Grant H. Flint International Scholarship Award Applications are now... Read more
Friday, January 10, 2014
The ISOSWO Board has approved its 2014 Legislative Positions, which are available for download here. Also, please mark your calendar to attend... Read more
Friday, December 6, 2013
ISOSWO's bylaws were revised and approved in December of 2013. Download the latest version here. Read more
Friday, November 8, 2013
SWANA is moving - well, only down one floor. Effective  November 8, 2013, SWANA headquarters will move from its current location. Please take note of... Read more
Friday, November 1, 2013
The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship has issued ORDER NO. ENT-13-1, The Intrastate Quarantine of 25 Eastern Iowa Counties due to an... Read more
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
ISOSWO is pleased to announce its 2013 Award Winners, which were recognized at the Iowa Recycling and Solid Waste Management Conference on October 8,... Read more