The Beaver Chapter of SWANA is an association made up of professionals from Oregon and Idaho who are committed to managing solid waste as a resource through education, advocacy and outreach.
The Solid Waste Association of North America is an organization of more than 11,000 public and private sector professionals committed to education, advocacy and research. For more than 50 years SWANA has been the leading association in the solid waste management field, serving industry professionals through technical conferences, certifications, publications and a large offering of technical training courses.
Beaver Chapter strives to bring the waste community together and build a network for sharing resources and technical expertise. We provide opportunities for operator certification training courses, continuing education units, facility tours, and annual events such as the Winter Social, NW Symposium and the NW Road-E-O.
Out and About
Position Open: Lane County Waste Reduction Program Supervisor
This position supervises staff and manages projects and programs within the Waste Reduction Program Section of Lane County's Waste Management Division.
Five to Stay Alive: Safety Tips from SWANA
SWANA wants you to go home to your family every day, safely.
SWANA Beaver Chapter Board Member Openings – Apply now!
The board currently has five openings for new board members: one could be you!
Save the Date: The 2nd Annual Wes Gavett Memorial Golf Tournament
September 2nd, 2021 at the Stone Creek Golf Club
2021 Symposium: Sponsor & Exhibitor Information
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The 2nd Annual Wes Gavett Golf TournamentSept2
Presented by Waste Connections and hosted by Beaver Chapter
In Person MOLO CourseOct4
The training will take place at the McMenamins Edgefield in Troutdale, Oregon. Register Now!
2021 NW Regional SymposiumOct27
The Beaver Chapter of SWANA will once again host the Symposium at the historic Edgefield in Troutdale, Oregon.