The DGAW unites approximately 450 members from the most diverse areas of the waste management and resource industry. Thus, our association is composed of representatives of private and municipal waste disposal companies, politics and administration, science, waste treatment plant builders, planners and operators as well as consultants and lawyers. In addition, there is close cooperation or mutual membership with all important resource management organizations. We offer our members an independent and competent exchange of knowledge and experience on the various topics in our business.
Aims of the DGAW
The DGAW sees itself as a platform for product responsibility and resource conservation. We aim to develop a competent network of experts along the process chain of these two future-oriented areas. For this purpose, the DGAW offers an interdisciplinary, fact-oriented cooperation with an open exchange of experience. We share information draw up position papers and organize events and meetings on current topics and developments in the extractive industry.
The digital transformation demands the SMEs. “Digital in NRW – Competence for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises” is preparing the topics of digitization and networking specifically for small and medium-sized enterprises in North Rhine-Westphalia and across regional borders and is making free and practice-oriented offers for joint implementation. Whether information to industry 4.0 topics, artificial intelligence or the conversion of concrete technologies: Digital in NRW enables you to get closer to industry 4.0 – no matter what level of digitisation your products and processes are at.