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Managing Integrated Solid Waste Management Systems

SFU Downtown Campus, Vancouver, BC
November 18-20, 2019



SFU Downtown Campus, Vancouver, BC
Thursday, November 21, 2019


Landfill Operations Basics

Williams Lake, BC
October 16 & 17, 2019


Training Schedule 2018-2019

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Advancing the responsible management of solid waste as a resource.

News & Updates

Upcoming Training Days – Spring 2015

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SWANA Pacific Chapter is pleased to announce training opportunities for Spring 2015. This is your opportunity to get the best training available in Solid Waste Management locally! Spring 2015 Conference – Thursday, March 26 and Friday, March 27 – Details… SWANA Managing Transfer Station Systems – Monday, March 23 to Wednesday, March 24 (exam Thursday, March 26) – Details… Landfill Fire Training Course – Tuesday March 24, 8AM to 4PM – Details… Landfill Gas Design, Operations and Beneficial Use – Wednesday March 25 – Details… SWANA Landfill Operations Basics – April 8 & 9 (Exam on April 10), 8AM to 4:30PM (Vernon) – Details…

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Landfill Gas Workshop: Same Rules, Same Gas – LFG design, Operations & Beneficial Use

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Same Rules, Same Gas – LFG Design, Operations and Beneficial Use Sheraton Vancouver Airport
7551 Westminster Highway 
Richmond, BC V6X 1A3 Wednesday March 25, 2015 The Landfill Gas Workshop offered by SWANA BC Pacific & Yukon Chapter features an overview of issues facing engineers, managers and operators dealing with landfill gas collection systems. The workshop takes an in-depth look at current and upcoming regulatory requirements, with presentations applicable to small and large facilities. You will find information on regulatory, technical, operational, greenhouse gas emission reduction and beneficial use issues. The 1-day sessions will highlight successes and challenges at landfill gas systems throughout BC.

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Spring Conference: Waste Management in a Changing World – Chapter Two

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Join us on Thursday & Friday March 26 & 27, 2015 Sheraton Vancouver Airport
7551 Westminster Highway 
Richmond, BC V6X 1A3 We are offering 2 full days of networking and exchange of ideas on the pressing issues in our industry.  As a continuation from our SWANA Day discussions we will have more in depth discussions on flow control, advanced MRFs, organics programs, especially in the ICI and multi-family sectors and EPR program changes. Meet over a dozen exhibitors, enjoy a reception and mix, mingle and learn!

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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.

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