We are SWANA Ohio Buckeye Chapter

We are the Buckeye Chapter of the Solid Waste Association of North America. As the leading organization in integrated waste resource management in Ohio, we provide expertise and professional development to practitioners through training, certification, and networking.

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Now Accepting 2024 Award Submissions

Deadline: Friday, June 14, 2024

Open YP Steering Committee Positions

Nominations are due for three positions for terms that begin July 1.  The YP Steering Committee supports current and future member growth through a strong peer network, promoting involvement in SWANA, and creating connections in the broader community.

Deadline: Monday, June 24, 2024

Award nominations due

Professional Achievement awards recognizing members for valuable and distinguished contributions to SWANA, the nominee’s employing organization, and the general public

Safety awards

Your organization has done a great job protecting workers and the public. Now get recognized for your accomplishments by the largest member-based solid waste association in the world!

Best Safety Training Program

Best Safety Innovation

Biggest Safety Improvement

Workplace Wellness Program

YP Leader of the Year recognizing young professionals for outstanding performance and dedication to the solid waste and resource management industry

.Legacy Fund Early Career Professional Development Stipend will award up to three stipends to high-potential young professionals with less than three years of industry experience to support attendance at their first SWANA national conference or training center. 

Special request: SWANA wants to hear what is happening in your chapters. Please add the following to your newsletter and email distribution lists:

Amy L. Burke, ED/CEO, aburke@swana.org

Estela Martinez, Senior Membership Manager, emartinez@swana.org

Tammy Bennett, Senior Membership Director, tbennett@swana.org