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

2024 SWANA FL Summer Conference
July 14-16

Reserve Your Spot

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 Scholarships Available

SWANA FL Scholarship Program DescriptionApply by May 1stPURPOSE: The Florida Sunshine Chapter of SWANA hereby establishes a Scholarship Fund to assist deserving students in obtaining a post-secondary education, as long as[…]

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SWANA Announces 2024 Technical Division Award Winners

February 27, 2024 – The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) is proud to announce the recipients of the 2024 Technical Division Awards, celebrating outstanding achievements and innovations in[…]

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SWANA Leaders Approve New Container Deposit Return System Policy

In a pivotal stride towards environmental sustainability, both the United States and Canada have recently intensified their focus on recycling refund programs, with a keen eye on fostering responsible consumer[…]

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