YES! Registration is now open!!!
Fall Workshop & Golf Outing
October 11, 2017
The SWANA Board is busy planning an exciting morning workshop agenda, providing an update on a host of industry topics. We will follow the educational smorgasbord with our annual meeting, board elections, and edible smorgasbord; play a fun 9 holes of golf in the afternoon; and mix and mingle into the evening!
The Smorgasbord of topics includes:
Recycling - Taking Education to the Curb
Bags- Impact of Chicago's Bag Fee
Electronics - What IL's Latest E-Waste Law Means...for Everyone
Pharmaceuticals - How MWRD and Cook County are "Prescribing" Safe Disposal
This is a not to miss event. Netwoking and sponsorship opportunities are abundant. Register early to beat the rush by following the PayPal link below.
What's New with the Land of Lincoln ChapterIt is SWANA's mission to advance the practice of environmentally and economically sound management of municipal solid waste in North America. For over 40 years, SWANA has been the leading professional association in the solid waste field, serving over 8,000 members throughout North America, and thousands more with conferences, certifications, publications, and technical training courses. Our membership includes local and state government officials; engineering and planning consultants; owners and operators of solid waste facilities and waste and recycling haulers. The Land of Lincoln Chapter offers many opportunities for solid waste professionals, including: Periodic dinner meetings and workshops with featured speakers on relevant solid waste topics:
- Solid waste facility tours
- Annual fundraising event to support award of a college scholarship
- Annual fall business meeting to elect officers
- Chapter-sponsored professional networking events
- Partnership with SWANA’s national headquarters to provide members with education, training and certification benefits