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Principals of Landfill Gas Management

September 10, 2024
Vancouver, BC


SWANA Day 2024

November 27, 2024
Anvil Centre, New Westminster


SWANA Northwest Regional Solid Waste Symposium

April 23 - 25, 2025
Burnaby, BC


SWANA Canadian Solid Waste Conference 2026

May 13 - 15, 2026
Whistler, BC


Training Schedule 2024

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BCMoE Organic & CR&D Waste Workshop

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Date: April 2, 2014 Time: 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM - leading up to the Opening Reception Please join us for a workshop presented by Carey McIver on recent work she completed with Maura Walker & Associates, under contract to the Ministry. Carey will focus her presentation on case studies for use by local government solid waste managers on: Organic waste, and Construction, renovation and demolition waste. The workshop format is intended to provide a venue for local government solid waste managers and professionals to engage in discussion about approaches for managing waste, with a focus on organic and CR&D sources.  Get Details on the 7th Canadian Waste Resource Symposium website
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Below we've linked a number of our most frequently asked questions, for your convenience: What are the benefits of a membership with SWANA Pacific? Where would I find a list of upcoming events? I'm looking for CEU forms to download - where would I find them?   More FAQs to come...
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Members’ Lounge

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Welcome to SWANA Pacific Pacific Chapter's Member's Lounge.  In the coming months, you'll be able to access information available only to SWANA Pacific Chapter members, including chapter newsletters and back-issues, special training opportunities, and other career enhancing features you won't want to miss.  In the meantime, you can find out more about the benefits of membership with SWANA Pacific Chapter by clicking here. As well, the Pacific Chapter has its own group on I AM SWANA.  We think is is a great Members' Lounge.  You can make it work for yourself - post questions, start discussions, get answers!  This is e-networking with an emphasis on the British Columbia and Yukon region. It's easy to get started.  Just a two-step process: Step 1: Click here to sign up at I AM SWANA - you'll receive a confirmation email with a link included Step 2: Click on the link in that email,…
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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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