The Land of Lincoln Chapter is planning some great events:


2nd Annual Safety Summit
May 17, 2018  10 AM - 3 PM
Caterpillar Visitor’s Center, Peoria IL

The agenda for our 2nd Annual Safety Summit is nearly complete, and registration will be available soon.  Topics will be comprehensive, from safety planning and procedures, to compliance, to instilling a safety culture, to mitigating and managing the impact of incidents.  Invited speakers include OSHA professionals, safety managers for national and international companies, independent haulers, communities with leading safety initiatives, and risk management professionals.  Check back for more information, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to be added to our contact list and receive notification of all of our events.


Emerging Alternative Energy & Reuse Markets
July 18, 2018  2 PM - 6 PM
Pinstripes, Oakbrook IL

This event is being planned by our chapter Young Professionals.  Look for more details in May!


Fall Workshop & Golf Outing
October 12, 2018
Village Links of Glen Ellyn, Glen Ellyn IL

Topics and speakers for our annual fall workshop are being discussed and identified.  If you have a topic and/or speaker to suggest, or would like to submit a presentation abstract, please send it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..



What's New with the Land of Lincoln Chapter

It is SWANA's mission to advance the practice of environmentally and economically sound management of municipal solid waste in North America. For over 50 years, SWANA has been the leading professional association in the solid waste field, serving nearly 10,000 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
The Land of Lincoln Chapter of SWANA invites you to participate in our many activities. For additional information, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Chapter President.

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SWANA Land of Lincoln Chapter
2037 P.O. Box 2037
Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60138
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