Founded in 1963
With the mission to advance the practice of environmentally and economically sound municipal solid waste management in North America.
Welcome to the Northern California/Gold Rush Chapter of the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) site!
The Gold Rush Chapter has over 400 members representing a wide array of solid waste management professionals in both the public and private sectors.
December 22, 2018
NCRA & CityTeam Food Recovery Discussion
January 15, 2019
CalRecycle Monthly Public Meeting
January 16, 2019
SWANA Board Meeting, Lunch and Tour
January 17, 2019
[NCRA] SFO Zero Waste Tour & Board Meeting
San Francisco, CA (SFO Airport)
January 30, 2019
Pharma and Sharps Waste (SB212) Informal Rulemaking Workshop
April 8-11, 2019
Navigating Global Conditions - 2019 SWANA Western Symposium
Thank you to Neal Bolton & Blue Ridge Services
The Handbook of Landfill Operations, authored by Neal, has helped standardize landfill operations industry wide and is used in SWANA's Operational Issues for Landfill Managers class. For more information about the book and Blue Ridge Services, please click the image below.