The City’s Solid Waste Management Department (SWMD) received the 2015 Texas Solid Waste Association of North America (TxSWANA) Excellence Award in Recycling during the TxSWANA annual conference in El Paso, Texas. SWMD was recognized for both its brush/bulky waste collection programs and the blue cart recycling inspection program.
The Excellence Awards recognize Texas communities programs that enhance environmental quality through increased recycling, material recovery and improved methods of managing the collection and disposal of waste and recyclable material.
TxSWANA is the Lone Star Chapter of the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA). TxSWANA is made up of over 400 individual members from various areas of the Solid Waste Industry.
For more information, please visit: http://www.sanantonio.gov/DepartmentNews/TabId/1439/ArtMID/6798/ArticleID/3306/City%E2%80%99s-Recycling-and-Brush-Collection-Programs-Receive-2015-TxSWANA-Excellence-Awards.aspx