ISWA International Solid Waste Association

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Υear of Establishment: 1970

Address: Auerspergstrasse 15, Top 41, 1080. Vienna, Austria

Τel.: +43 1 253 6001

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ISWA – the International Solid Waste Association – is a global, independent and non-profit making association, working in the public interest and is the only worldwide association promoting sustainable, comprehensive and professional waste management. It was founded in 1970.

ISWA has members in more than 90 countries, thereof National Member Organisations in 40 countries and has more than 1,400 members worldwide and additionally some 100,000 members associated with our National Member Organisations.

ISWA achieves its mission through:

  • Promoting resource efficiency through sustainable production
  • and consumption.
  • Support to developing and emerging economies.
  • Advancement of waste management through education and training.
  • Promoting appropriate and best available technologies and practices.

Contact Person: Antonis Mavropoulos