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Take advantage of online training opportunities from The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA).


Take advantage of online training opportunities from The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA).

Wednesday, January 28, 2009, 1:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. EST 

Recycled Paper Markets

Speaker:Bill Moore, Moore & Associates

This session will begin with a brief history of the three major market drops that have occurred over the last twenty years, prior to the end of 2008. Details will be presented on what caused those market corrections and the different dynamics of each occurrence.

The second part of the presentation will be a general analysis of the world recovered paper markets, with an emphasis on the North American market. It will also cover the impact of Asia’s use of recovered paper on the US market. Information will be presented on the state of the North American paper industry and its effect on the recovered paper market. 

Upcoming E-Courses

Principles of Landfill Fires

February 5 & 19, 2009 – 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. EST

Join Dr. Tony Sperling, P.E., of Landfill Fire Control Inc. as he covers the following topics:

  • Extinguishment Methods
  • Landfill Fires
  • Warning Signs of a Landfill Fire
  • Health and Safety Issues
  • Reducing the Risk of Landfill Fires

Don’t forget about SWANA’s Self-Paced E-Courses!  Perfect for busy individuals who want to take advantage of cost-effective online training, but want to work at their own pace.  Available courses are:

  • Electronics Recycling
  • Integrated Solid Waste Management
  • Waste Screening at MSW Management Facilities
  • Landfill Gas Primer
  • Landfill Operations
  • Composting Operations
  • MOLO: Just the Math

The Soli
d Waste Association of North America (SWANA)

1100 Wayne Ave., Suite 700

Silver Spring, MD 20910

Visit www.swana.org or call 1-800-GO-SWANA. (467-9262).


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