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SWANA Membership for Small Businesses

SWANA for Small Business The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) has a growing network of over 10,000 members in 46 chapters throughout the United States and Canada. While those members include some big names you are sure to recognize, many of those members represent small companies. As a small business, it is important … Read more

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Order Your Custom Truck Bed

Order a Custom Truck Bed Is your child a garbage truck fan? Are you looking for an extra special bed for your kid? When the standard, mass-produced options just won’t cut it, you need a custom built, handcrafted truck bed. Family owned and operated and specializing in custom garbage truck beds, these handmade beds are … Read more

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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle | America Recycles Day 2019 | Waste and Recycling Workers Week

Reduce – Reuse – Recycle! America Recycles Day is November 15th

Happy America Recycles Day – November 15 There is no better time than today to start recycling! According to America Recycles Day, 75,496 people have signed the #BeRecycled pledge. If you sign the pledge, here is what you will be committing to do: Learn – I will find out what materials are collected for recycling … Read more

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Kicking Breast Cancer to the Curb

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month Every year, individuals and organizations go pink to show their support and raise awareness for breast cancer. By “going pink” we honor breast cancer survivors, remember those we have lost, and support the progress being made to defeat breast cancer. In addition to supporting research to cure breast cancer, … Read more

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Garbage Truck Beds for Girls

Unicorns, mermaids and princesses are great. But sometimes garbage trucks are better! If your little princess’s chariot of choice is big and loud, then a handcrafted custom garbage truck bed is what you need! Custom Truck Beds These beds are made from only the highest quality materials. By working closely with parents on new designs … Read more

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SWANA AND ISRI JOIN TOGETHER TO HOST MRF SUMMIT

Virtual event will take place November 18-19, 2020 Silver Spring, MD – The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) and the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, Inc. (ISRI) will partner again for the return of the MRF Summit, taking place November 18–19, 2020. This year’s virtual event will explore key issues affecting Materials Recovery Facilities and … Read more

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World Space Week 2020 | Satellites Improve Life

Happy World Space Week In 1999, the United Nations General Assembly passed as resolution recognizing October 4th-10th as World Space Week. This year’s theme is “Satellites Improve Life.” The annual week long celebration is dedicated to “the contributions of space science and technology to the betterment of the human condition.” An international event, World Space … Read more

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Front Load Dumpsters by American Made Dumpsters

Sign the Petitions to Call Waste Products by Their Proper Names

American Made Dumpsters is asking the Waste Industry to call Roll-Off Dumpsters by their proper name, not “dumpster bin” and stop calling commercial dumpsters “trash dumpsters” or “trash bins” and call them Business Dumpsters instead. Dumpster is an ambiguous name that is used interchangeably with multiple products for countless uses. Business Dumpsters are manufactured with … Read more

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Hello Fall! 4 Ways to Change with the Season

Fall means different things across the country. For some it means vibrant landscapes, trips to orchards for apple picking and preparation for the winter months ahead. For others it means a break from the summer heat and tourists vacating local beaches to return home. No matter what climate you live in, Autumn is a time … Read more

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Custom Garbage Truck Beds for Your Littlest Garbage Truck Fan

Each bed is customized to the individual child with style, size, color, lights, text, sirens, personalized license plate and just about anything else you can come up with. Made from cabinet grade wood and painted with low to no VOC paints these custom beds are easy to setup and require no tools. There are no … Read more

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