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Setting Professional Standards in Sustainable Resource and Waste Management

The Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (CIWM), is the professional body which represents waste and resource professionals working in the sustainable waste and resource management sectors worldwide. CIWM sets the professional standards for individuals working in the industry and has various grades of membership determined by education, qualification and experience.

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CIWM & ESA Conference 2014
18-19 June, Royal College of Surgeons, London

As always the conference will provide informed opinion and debate, with focussed sessions on significant current issues such as high quality recycling, the future of biowaste, and what the circular economy means for our sector.

The programme includes keynote addresses from both Resources Minister Dan Rogerson MP and Shadow Minister Barry Gardiner MP, in addition to forty other thought leaders from across the waste and resources industry.

In addition to the exciting conference programme, attendees will benefit from the invaluable opportunity to network with hundreds of fellow delegates, speakers and exhibitors.

Early Bird rates expire on 18 April -
BOOK NOW with rates from just £99+VAT.

For full details on the event please click here.  


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CIWM Events

Practical Waste Management
Do you need to learn about the practicalities of managing resources and wastes in the fast moving re...
Tue, 29 Apr 2014

Making Sense of Waste Regulations (11&12) & TEEP
Local authorities and their contractors need to satisfy the separate collection requirements under t...
Wed, 30 Apr 2014

Practical Management & Control of Landfill Gas
Do you need an in-depth understanding of how to manage and control landfill gas? This course explain...
Tue, 06 May 2014

Introduction to Waste Legislation
Is waste legislation new to you? Do you need an introduction into the key legal requirements of mana...
Wed, 14 May 2014

Duty of Care
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Thu, 15 May 2014

Health, Safety and Welfare Pledge