Dedicated to providing training and continuing education in the solid waste industry

Dedicated to providing training and continuing education in the solid waste industry of Louisiana.

Louisiana Solid Waste Association (LSWA) was chartered on June 10, 2004 by a group of professionals dedicated to providing training and continuing education for the industry. Louisiana Solid Waste Association (LSWA) was chartered on June 10, 2004 by a group of professionals dedicated to providing training and continuing education for the industry.

The LSWA board of directors consist of solid waste professionals from various sectors of the industry including solid waste collection and disposal, recycling, regulatory, engineering and design, and governmental. This group of professionals guides our training and education efforts to maintain the highest standards of solid waste management throughout our industry.


Latest News

  • SWANA and Glad Expand Eligibility for Solid Waste and Recycling Workers Impacted By COVID-19 Pandemic
    Glad and the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) are pleased to announce the expansion of the Sanitation Workers Support Fund (Fund) providing financial assistance to solid waste and recycling workers in the United States and Canada adversely impacted by COVID-19. Glad and SWANA are expanding eligibility beyond front-line collection workers such as drivers […]
  • Virtual Training Workshop – October 6-7, 2020
    The deadline to register for the October workshop is September 30, 2020. Register here.
  • 2020 Conference Rescheduled
    The Louisiana  Solid Waste Association and the LDEQ continue to monitor and evaluate the spread of COVID-19 and the concerns of all involved with the conference. The health and safety of attendees, speakers, exhibitors, and staff continue to be our top priority. As such, the decision was made to reschedule this year’s LA Environmental Conference […]