Who We are

WMAM
Waste Management Association of Malaysia

Persatuan Pengurusan Sisa Malaysia also known as The Waste Management Association of Malaysia (WMAM) is an association for waste management professionals. Founded in March 2005, WMAM represents people from many disciplines, including engineering, law, science as well as management.

The WMAM works to promote and encourage the maintenance of high standards of waste management services in Malaysia in respect of solid and liquid waste, hazardaous, clinical and all other types of waste. It also encourages collaboration and cooperation between all those interested and concerned with waste management. The WMAM is a non-profit, technical and educational organisation that provides a forum where all viewpoints of waste management matters can be discussed.

As a newly established association, it aims to establish and maintain contact with local as well as international waste management related organisations apart from organising meetings, technical visits, trainings, courses, workshops and seminars on issues of waste management including study trips to promote the transfer of practical information and ideas on waste management for the benefit and welfare of the members.

We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children - David Brower.

Objectives

The aims and objectives of the Association as provided for in its constitution are:

Working Papers

To prepare working papers for discussion and to address waste management matters

Collaboration and Cooperation

To encourage collaboration and cooperation between all those interested and concerned with waste management

Knowledge Center

To organize meetings, technical visits, training courses, workshops and seminars on issues of waste management

Promote Foreign Practice

To organize study trips to promote the transfer of practical information and ideas on waste management

Fund Raising

To raise funds by donations and sponsorships to further the aims of the Association subject to the conditions that prior approval be obtained from the Registrar of Societies and the relevant authorities

High Standard of Waste Mangement

To promote and encourage the maintenance of high standards of waste management services in Malaysia in respect of solid and liquid waste, hazardous, clinical and all other types of waste

Members Welfare

To look after the general welfare of the members

Establish International Contact

To establish and maintain contact with local and international organizations whose activities are related to waste management

Executive Members