Registered on 25th January 1996 under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 NSWAI’s broad objective is to promote improvement of the environment by making the waste management sector efficient and organised.

Since its inception, NSWAI has worked across different branches of the waste management sector- providing solutions and services, facilitating eco system creation and enabling circularity.

NSWAI has focused on creating an inclusive eco-system for the waste management sector.


The objectives and activities of the Association are scientific and charitable in nature.

Our efforts have been to Close the Loop for each waste stream we work in, by creating of an eco-system through facilitation of networking and exchange of services.

  • Development of the Waste Management Sector
  • Creation of Value Chain
  • Enable networking,
  • Exchange of services and
  • Creation of an eco-system
  • Standarsidation of the Waste Management Sector
  • Improvement in legalization and its enforcement in the field of Solid Waste Management
  • Raising Awareness and Community involvement in Solid Waste Management
  • Organising the Waste Management Sector in India
  • Compliance and strengthening of the national policy on Solid Waste Management in India