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This event is hosted jointly by the Iowa Recycling Association and  Iowa Society of Solid Waste Operations.


The 2017 Iowa Recycling and Solid Waste Management Conference is October 2-4 at the Coralville Marriott Hotel and Conference Center in Coralville, Iowa.

Conference Preview

Here is a sneak peek  of what to expect at this year's conference: tours, education sessions, special events and more! Download PDF.


Conference Sponsorships

The 2017 sponsorship packages are now available. If you have questions, contact Erin Vorac, conference planner, or (515) 681-1026.


Online registration for the conference is now open. Register now!

Registration Payments
If you have chosen to pay by check for the conference, please make check payable to ISOSWO/IRA Conference and mail to 7904 20th Avenue, Blairstown, IA 52209.

Student Scholarship Application
New this year, the conference is offering scholarships to students interested in attending the conference to learn more about the solid waste and recycling industries. Download the application.

Submit Questions for Bottle Redemption Law Panel Discussion

Representatives from Iowa Grocery Industry Association and Container Recycling Institute are participating in a panel discussion after the Awards Luncheon on Tuesday, October 3. Questions for the panelists can be submitted ahead of time to moderator Gerry Schnepf, Keep Iowa Beautiful. 

Social Media

Follow Iowa Recycling Association and ISOSWO on Facebook and use #talkingtrash. 


If you have any questions about the conference, please contact Erin Vorac, conference planner at or (515) 681-1026.