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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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Scottish Resources Awards

Designed to reflect the widening sustainability agenda, the six awards across four categories provide an opportunity for the public, private and community sectors across Scotland to gain national recognition for the advances they have played.

So, if you know of a successful waste and resources project or know of someone who has accomplished a resounding achievement through best practice and innovation in the Scottish waste, recycling and resource management sectors then why not enter?

Deadline for entries is 6 September 2014 with the awards ceremony taking place in Glasgow on 29 October.

Industry News

Liberal Democrat Manifesto To Propose A Zero Waste Britain Bill
The Liberal Democrat manifesto will include plans for five new laws to protect the environment, the ...
Mon, 01 Sep 2014

£5m Recycling Incentive Fund For Councils That Collect Waste Weekly
A Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) fund of £5m has been made available to ince...
Fri, 29 Aug 2014

Cardiff Extends Waste Collection Contract With Casepak
Cardiff County Council has extended its waste processing contract with Casepak by a further year, wi...
Mon, 01 Sep 2014

Company Tackles People Sleeping In Bins With New Forest Locks
Container repair and refurbishment company, UK Container Maintenance (UKCM) has announced it will in...
Mon, 01 Sep 2014

CIWM Business Club Member News Round Up
Aebi Schmidt’s New Euro 6 Product Sweeps Across the UK and Europe Sweeper manufacturer Aebi Sc...
Fri, 29 Aug 2014

CIWM Events

Introduction to Waste Legislation in Scotland
Are you responsible for waste within your organisation? Are you new to a waste management industry ...
Wed, 03 Sep 2014

RWM in partnership with CIWM
Be part of Europe’s leading event for resource efficiency and waste management solutions ...
Tue, 16 Sep 2014

CIWM Gala Dinner
With up to 900 guests from over 95 of the industry’s foremost companies, government bodies and...
Wed, 17 Sep 2014

Introduction to Waste Legislation Wales
Is waste legislation new to you? Do you need an introduction into the key legal requirements of mana...
Wed, 17 Sep 2014

Hazardous Waste Regulations
Do you know what Hazardous Waste is? Did you know that something as simple as a fluorescent tube is ...
Wed, 24 Sep 2014

Health, Safety and Welfare Pledge