WasteExpo 2023: Let’s Grow Together

If you’re ready to connect with like-minded individuals and learn something new about the waste industry, you’ll fit right in at Waste360’s WasteExpo 2023. Join waste management professionals from all over the country for the education and training you need to hone your skills and affect positive change not just in your community, but in … Read more

Check out the new Mack LR Electric

Rethinking Route SupportMeet the Team Before plans are made, our Route Support Services team meets with your business to analyze existing routes, identify infrastructure upgrades and ensure your emobility integration is simple and seamless. Municipality Services We’re making it easy for towns big and small to adopt emobility into their fleets and make their vision … Read more

Vintage Waste Management Hard Hat

Another bit of the past. I know the original Waste Management had some serious issues at the end, but that doesn’t take away the huge impact on the industry. WM provided careers and paths to success for many and was the single largest trend setter in the formative years of the industry. I always liked … Read more

Introducing Waste Industry Job Listings

Waste & Recycling Workers Week is helping employers in the waste industry find the right people for the job with our new Waste Industry Job Listings. Employers can submit information about open positions using the Post a Job form. These positions are then shared on the Waste & Recycling Workers Week website for job seekers … Read more

Custom Beds to Thrill 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


Remembering Dr. King’s Legacy | For Freedom and Peace

Those of us at Waste and Recycling Workers Week take this time to commemorate the history of Martin Luther King Jr., and the work that he did towards creating equality in America. We appreciate each and every one of you, and wish freedom and peace be yours. “Peace is not merely a distant goal that … Read more

Tips for Winter WRWW

3 (non)Wasteful Tips for Winter

1. Enjoy the Weather Some things are out of our control. When dangerous weather conditions cause interruptions in garbage service, know that we are doing our best and will be back on schedule as soon as we can. Take this time to enjoy the wonder of winter weather. 2. Spread the Warmth Your waste and … Read more

Slow Down to Get Around: A Campaign to Save Lives

What is SDTGA?

SDTGA is an acronym for Slow Down to Get Around, an important movement to protect our waste and recycling workers while they are out on the road. A Campaign to Save Lives Slow Down to Get Around (SDTGA) is SWANA’s national safety campaign. The campaign aims to remind motorists to drive with extra caution around … Read more

Northern Waste, Loves its Communities


Tis the Season for Giving and Gratitude

The hustle and bustle of the holidays are upon us. As you make your list and check it twice, don’t forget those who serve the community all year long. The men and women providing curbside service and citywide sanitation services are always there when we need them. Rain or shine, oppressive heat or frigid cold, … Read more