International Solid Waste Association
International Solid Waste Association

Founding Year: 1970

Staff: 87


Marc Tijhuis (Managing Director)

An international network of waste professionals and experts from all over the world. It “creates best practices, produces industry reports, as well publishes its own scientific journal, Waste Management and Research.” ISWA is a platform that allows its members to share and curate knowledge among their peers.

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International Solid Waste Association contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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