The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) is non-profit educational organization serving individuals and  communities responsible for the management and operation of  municipal solid waste management systems. The SWANA  Ontario Chapter is dedicated to the advancement of  professionalism in the field  and offers its members training  programs, technical assistance,  and educational opportunities to  help meet their ever-growing  needs. Since 1978 the SWANA  Ontario Chapter has  continuously provided Ontario with waste  management  education, communication, and advocacy for state  of the art solid  waste facilities and activities..

Need Training in Landfill Operations Basics 

The Ontario Chapter of SWANA is accepting registration for Landfill Operations Basics training. This two day classroom course will be offered at two locations, May 14-15.

Thunder Bay – Prince Arthur Waterfront Hotel

OR   Peterborough – Best Western Otonabee Inn

The two-day in-class training course provides many opportunities for discussion and collaboration among participants, including instructor-led discussions and a comprehensive course exercise designed to reinforce the concepts presented. Through interactive classroom exercises, discussions, and case studies, this course reviews up-to-date basic landfill operations processes and how they relate to one another, increasing effectiveness and safety on the job. 

To register send completed form by May 7th to office@swanaontario.org  
SWANA Ontario LOB Training Registration Form -May 2018  
Congratulations to Linda Churchill, Region of Waterloo, winner of the SWANA Ontario Chapter Builder Award, presented at the Quebec City SWANA Symposium.  _____________________________________________________________________

For information on The Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change (ministry) changes to the application process for the Environmental Compliance Approval (ECA) to help provide a more efficient service, review this document. OYSS_Fact_Sheet


*Congratulations to the SWANA Award of Excellence winners! Ontario Municipalities and Industries top in their fields. See AWARDS

Have an inquiry? Contact our CHAPTER OFFICE  office@swanaontario.org