The International Solid Waste Association (ISWA) has submitted its Waste and Climate Change White Paper to the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark.

The Silver Spring, Md.-based Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA), which is a member of ISWA, contributed to the report. Specifically, John Skinner, executive director and CEO of SWANA, authored the section on federal policy initiatives in the United States.

The executive summary and the full version of the white paper are available on SWANA’s Web site.