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

  • 2021 Environmental Conference
    The Louisiana  Solid Waste Association and the LDEQ have been closely monitoring and evaluating the spread of the coronavirus and the concerns of all involved with the conference. The health and safety of attendees, speakers, exhibitors, and staff must be our top priority. As a result, we are rescheduling the LA Environmental Conference and Trade […]
  • Conference Postponed
    The LSWA/LDEQ LA Environmental Conference will be rescheduled to the Fall 2021. Further details are forthcoming.
  • 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 […]