Why SWANA

    We’re not just a group of over 10,000 solid waste professionals across the United States, Canada and beyond with a mission to advance the practice of environmentally and economically sound management of municipal solid waste. SWANA membership provides you with unique opportunities to:

    CONNECT TO OTHER PROFESSIONALS on industry specialties, local happenings, policy changes, best practices and much more through chapter events, joining a technical session, utilizing online resources attenign trainings or WASTECON® .

    UTILIZE KEY RESOURCES for more efficient operations, innovative ideas and enhanced communications through newsletters SWANA's e-library and MSW Management, SWANA's official bi-monthly magazine.

    ADVANCE YOUR CAREER and expand your horizons both personally and professionally with some of the industry's most experienced solid waste experts and innovative leaders.