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

  • 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 […]
  • Virtual Training Workshop – July 14-15, 2020
    Register here.
  • What Waste Collectors and Recyclers Need to Know about COVID-19
    SWANA continues to update its guidance and resources on the Coronavirus and solid waste management. Recent additions include: Read SWANA’s Safety Monday mailing distributed in partnership with NWRA Guide to Public to Protect Solid Waste Workers OSHA Memo on Discretion in Enforcement During COVID-19 Pandemic CDC Return to Work Guidance for Essential Employees