About Us

As the pre-eminent institution for resources and waste management we champion the success of individual professionals and organisations working in our industry.

Since 1898, we have led the resource and waste management evolution, promoting excellence and best practice that protects the environment and people and realises the true economic and environmental benefits of effective resource management.

With over 7,000 members, we are the industry leader. CIWM supports individuals and organisations by influencing future legislation and policy; leveraging partnerships; producing industry insights; providing advice and training; sharing knowledge and recognising outstanding achievements. These, together with our Chartered qualification, help individuals to develop their careers and ensure organisations are truly resource efficient.

We provide conferences, exhibitions, training and technical publication services to the industry through our commercial subsidiary, CIWM Enterprises Limited.

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