The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) is hosting an e-session at 1:45 EST on Monday, Dec. 7, that will feature a panel discussion on the federal government’s 2010 engine emission regulations. Scheduled participants include David McKenna of Mack Trucks, David Siler of Detroit Diesel, Tim Shick of Navistar and Louis Wenzler of Cummins Inc.
For more information and to register for the sessions, click here.
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