Join the SWANA Evergreen Chapter on April 21-23, 2020 at Tulalip Casino Resort Hotel—Tulalip, WA for the 2020 SWANA Northwest Regional Symposium.
News & Updates
The Comox Valley Regional District is seeking a Senior Manager of CSWM Services to join the Engineering Services Branch. The Engineering Services Branch is responsible for all matters relating to Comox Valley Water Supply System, Electoral Area water distribution/supply systems, Courtenay, Comox sewerage treatment discharge system, Electoral Area liquid waste, rainwater management for the Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD), and Comox Strathcona Waste Management (CSWM) Services.
Join the Washington Evergreen Chapter February 24, 2020—February 26, 2020 at the Spokane County Water Resource Education Center, Spokane, Washington for the Transfer Station Management (TSM) course. The course addresses factors in planning, design, operation and management of a transfer station. Participants will learn how a well-planned, designed and operated transfer station provides advantages and flexibility to a waste management system. Discussion of how effective communication with the public and regulators helps mitigate challenges in planning and operating a transfer station, and how planning and design affect construction and operation. The course consists of lectures, discussion, class activities and exercises, and an optional facility tour. Lunch will be provided.
Safety is a primary focus for SWANA. The SWANA Applied Research Foundation (ARF) identified the need for research on innovations in employee and customer safety at municipal solid waste landfills and focused on that topic for its latest report, “Employee, Commercial Hauler, and Self-hauler Safety at Landfills.”
We Are SWANA Pacific Chapter – BC & Yukon Networking, Training, and Certification for Integrated Waste Resource Management
We are the Pacific Chapter of the Solid Waste Association of North America. As the leading organization in integrated waste resource management in BC and the Yukon, we provide expertise and professional development to practitioners through training, certification, and networking. Explore the About section to find out more about who we are and what we do.