Welcome to the Florida Sunshine Chapter of the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA)

Advancing the responsible management of solid waste as a resource.


Don’t Miss These Upcoming
chapter events 

2024 SWANA FL Winter Conference
February 19-21

2024 SWANA FL Chapter Road-E-O
April 26-27

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Hear what SWANA FL members have to say!

Being a member of SWANA FL has been so helpful to me in my career. It gives me opportunities to form bonds that are stronger than a strictly professional bond. It has allowed true friendships to be formed. Invaluable opportunities.

Leslie Jackson
Leslie Jackson

SWANA FL member since 2009

SWANA leads the way in providing up-to-date, relevant training to our membership. In addition, the establishment of the young professionals group and the guidance and mentorship, we can provide to them will benefit our industry for years to come.

Earl Gloster
Earl gloster

SWANA FL member since 2007

Watching Road-e-o competitors over the years transition from front-line employees to lead drivers, supervisors and department directors has been tremendously rewarding. SWANA FL opens many doors throughout the solid waste industry.

gene ginn

SWANA FL member since 2008


SWANA is the leading professional organization in the solid waste industry.


SWANA Announces 2023 Young Professionals of the Year

September 19, 2023 — The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA)’s Young Professional of the Year Award formally acknowledges the hard work and dedication of young professionals (YPs) in[…]

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NEW Solid Waste Solicitations Web Page

If you have a project to procure and want to get the word out, SWANA FL can help. Please email a brief summary of your project to Please be sure[…]

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Man dies after garbage truck accident in Ridley Park – CBS Philadelphia

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