Waste & Recycling


  • News Awards

    GFL wins facility of the year award

    September 11, 2020 by SWR Staff

    VAUGHAN, Ontario – GFL Environmental Inc. has been awarded the National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) 2020 Recycling Facility of the Year for its Material Recovery Facility (MRF) in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The award recognizes leading recycling facilities in North America

  • SWANA unveils Professional Achievement Award winners

    July 29, 2020 by SWR Staff

    SILVER SPRING, Maryland – The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) has announced the recipients of its annual Professional Achievement Awards. The Professional Achievement Awards recognize SWANA members for their valuable and distinguished contributions to the association, the solid

  • Li-Cycle named a finalist in circular economy awards

    July 27, 2020 by SWR Staff

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Li-Cycle Corp. has been named as a finalist for the Circular Economy Project of the Year and its co-founder, president and CEO, Ajay Kochhar has been named as a finalist for Leader of the Year in the

  • Sustainable Green Technologies (SGTech) wins 2019 European Technology Innovation Award

    July 3, 2020 by SWR Staff

    LONDON, UK – Israel-based Sustainable Green Technologies (SGTech) has been recognized with the 2019 European Technology Innovation Award for its Integrated Ecosystem Solution (IES). The IES is a biological process combining enhanced biogas production with simultaneous removal of nutrients from

  • News Awards

    Thirty recognized with Legacy Awards

    June 16, 2020 by SWR Staff

    Silver Spring, MD – The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) has announced that 20 SWANA members received recognition for their work in the industry with MSW Management’s Legacy Award. “We are exceptionally proud that the majority of Legacy

  • iQor wins award for reverse logistics

    May 14, 2020 by SWR Staff

    ST. PETERSBURG, Florida – iQor has won the Green Reverse Logistics Award, presented by the Reverse Logistics Association (RLA), for its dedication to sustainable business practices in its reverse logistics operations. The Green Reverse Logistics Award recognizes the top company

  • Two environmental services companies named to ethical companies list

    March 6, 2020 by SWR Staff

    PHOENIX, Arizona & HOUSTON, Texas – Two U.S.-based environmental services companies, Waste Management and Republic Services, Inc. have made the 2020 World’s Most Ethical Companies list published by Ethisphere, a consultancy that helps enterprises ensure ethical operations. 2020 is the

  • News Awards Event

    Waste Expo 2020 – Rescheduled to August

    February 10, 2020 by Emily Atkins

    Whether you are from the private sector, a small, medium or large public sector waste management company, organics management, or food waste management company, or a manufacturer or supplier from the U.S. or abroad, count on WasteExpo to bring the

  • Effenco wins EDC award for stop-start technology

    December 5, 2019 by SWR Staff

    MONTREAL – Montreal-based Effenco was named an Export Star by EDC during Cleantech Export Week. An innovator in the electrification and connectivity of heavy-duty vehicles (waste collection trucks, terminal tractors, buses, nacelle trucks, delivery trucks and concrete mixers), Effenco has

  • Project STOP wins oil and gas industry award

    November 13, 2019 by SWR Staff

    Vienna, Austria – Project STOP has received the Social Contribution and Local Content Project of the Year Award at the ADIPEC (Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference) Awards 2019. These awards recognize outstanding contributions to the future of the