The latest important information from A&WMA
» 2022 Election Results: Congratulations to Jordan Haywood, President-Elect, and Marina Astitha, Andrew Dorn, and Maud Walsh, Board of Directors!
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» Nominations are now being accepted for 2022 Honors & Awards. Recognize someone you know who has made a significant contribution to the environmental industry.
» The Member Benefit EShare for November is Climate Change. Find 5 of the most viewed presentations from ACE 2020 on this topic.
» ACE 2022 Call for Abstracts available now! Be a part of this innovative conference. Course proposals are also being accepted through December 16.
12/1/2021 to 12/2/2021 EST
12/8/2021 to 12/9/2021 EST
2:00 PM to 3:30 PM EST
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM EST
San Francisco, CA
The COP is tasked with reviewing communications and emission inventories and assessing the effects of the measures taken and the progress made in achieving the ultimate objective of the Convention.
COP runs from October 31 through November 12 and two of our members will be attending and providing updates and insights on this international event. Mike DeBusschere will be attending virtually the first week to view the available content online and Brian Bunger, A&WMA Past-president, will be traveling to Glasgow, Scotland to attend the second week of sessions, events, and exhibits at COP 26. They will be providing updates and insights to the membership through blog posts, pictures, and videos. Blog entries can be found in the Industry Insight section, or on the COP web page.
COP 26 Transportation, Draft Cover Decision and US-China Joint Declaration
COP 26—A busy day at COP 26 includes highlights of the transportations sessions, followed by the release of the draft text of the cover for the decision document that will encapsulate what is agreed to at the end of the conference, and the surprise joint United States-China Declaration on Climate Change.Read More
Glasgow Breakthroughs, Science and Innovation at COP 26
COP 26— Check out some of the "Glasgow Breakthroughs" which are intended to create public/private partnerships to make clean solutions the most accessible, affordable, and attractive option in every sector as well as highlights of the session on accelerating innovation and collaboration for a net zero future with remarks by US Department of Energy (DOE) Deputy Secretary Turk.Read More
Arriving in Glasgow, Scotland for Week 2 of COP 26
COP 26 — A&WMA delegate Brian Bunger details his arrival in Glasgow, Scotland for Week 2 of COP, along with the first sessions he attended on adaptation, loss and damage related to climate change.Read More