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April 15, 2019: SWANA Transfer Station Management (Waterloo)

April 15-18, 2019 “The Transfer Station Management (TSM) course addresses factors in planning, design, operation and management of a transfer station. You will learn how Read More

April 15, 2019: SWANA Manager of Landfill Operations (MOLO)

April 15 -18, 2019 The Manager of Landfill Operations course is a comprehensive primer in the study of modern landfills; including fundamental area of study Read More


April 3, 2019:  Notice: Salvation Army Thrift Store Tour at the Brampton CRC on April 10th. Together with the Region of Peel and the Salvation Read More

April 10, 2019: SWANA Landfill Operations Basics Training (Haliburton)

April 10-11, 2019 “Increase your understanding of landfill operations with this introductory course. This course provides scalehouse operators, equipment operators, spotters, laborers and other key Read More

January 15, 2019: Compost Council of Canada (CCC)/SWANA: Compost Facility Operating Practices Course

The Compost Council of Canada and the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) Ontario Chapter are offering a three-day Compost Facility Operators Course Plus: Read More

November 29, 2018: SWANA Management Skills for Waste Professionals Seminar Series #2

The Ontario Chapter of SWANA is presenting this seminar series to provide waste management industry professionals with tools to broaden their knowledge and update skills Read More

November 8, 2018: Toronto Zero Waste Conference Satellite Event

Join the City of Toronto and local waste reduction innovators for a provocative and interactive discussion about the circular economy and becoming a zero waste Read More

October 3, 2018: 2018 MWA Fall Workshop

2018 MWA Fall Workshop Best Western Inn and Conference Centre, Cobourg October 3, 2018 Workshop Program Attendee and Speakers List Oct 3, 2018, Fall Workshop Read More

May 30, 2018: MWA Spring Workshop 2018

Program Attendees List Spring 2018 Speaker Presentations (warning – some of these files are huge!) May 29, 2018 Mary Cummins RPRA et al: Getting to Read More

October 18, 2017: MWA Fall Workshop 2017

Program Attendees List Speaker presentations (warning- some of these files are large) Dave Gordon Amended BBPP Peter Hargreave Used Tire Presentation Phil Zigby Markets Fall Read More

May 30, 2017: MWA Spring Workshop

Program Attendees list Speaker presentations (warning – some of these files are large..) Dave Gordon Moving toward product stewardship Karyn Hogan Organics Strategy Phil Zigby Read More

October 26, 2016: MWA Fall Workshop 2016

Note: Some files are very large Basic Program Dave Gordon Mary Cummins Peter Veiga Phil Zigby Annette Synowiec Sue McCrae Karl Allen Karyn Hogan Ben Read More