Our Young Professionals!

Become an Industry-Leading Professional with SWANA! SWANA serves more than 8,000 solid waste professionals throughout North America with:

  • Industry-leading conferences
  • Certifications
  • Publications
  • Technical training courses

Whether you work for a public or private organization, are in management or operations, have an interest in all aspects of solid waste or just one – you’ll benefit in many ways by being a SWANA member.  MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION

Membership Benefits

Chapter Awards

Each year at our Annual General Meeting SWANA Northern Lights Chapter provides awards to outstanding individuals, organizations and businesses that support SWANA NLC.  This year we are proudly offering new awards to recognize municipalities that have demonstrated innovation and excellence in Waste Management and Diversion.

2015 Awards


In addition to the scholarships available through SWANA International, the SWANA Northern Lights Chapter established a scholarship in 1989 for the children and grandchildren of SWANA Northern Lights Chapter members.