Join now and receive 50% discount on your SWANA membership


  1. Chance for networking throughout North American and Canada
  2. Access to top related publications
  3. Discount on training, seminars and educational products


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Become a member today! Take advantage of all the professional benefits that the leading National Solid Waste organization has to offer.


There are many benefits to membership in the New York Chapter of SWANA. For chapter membership questions, please contact Carla Jordan, 585-396-4457.

“NY SWANA provides members with an array of technical seminars and educational opportunities covering current issues and trends affecting the solid waste industry, while also offering an abundance of networking opportunities with representatives from both the private and public sector. There’s no better organization available for solid waste professionals to keep informed and connected.”  ~ Lou Vetrone, Westchester County Department of Environmental Facilities

“NY SWANA is comprised of hundreds of public and private sector solid waste and recycling professionals.  These professionals include private carters, public solid waste agencies, consultants, and regulators.  By joining NY SWANA you gain immediate access to these industry professionals, who are more than willing to engage in discussion and debate and to help you address your specific needs.” ~Jeff Martirano, Barton & Loguidice, DPC

National Membership Benefits

  1. I Am SWANA: E-newsletter with news that affects you

  2. MSW Management: Leading solid waste journal for the latest developments, innovations and ideas you can build on

  3. eLibrary: Houses over 1,000 documents, presentations and videos

  4. Advocacy: For issues your concerned about through legislation action and access to the Applied Research Foundation

  5. Members-Only Website and My SWANA: Includes online membership directory and online networking communities

  6. Seven (7) Technical Divisions: Keep Track of hot topics and connect with experts

New York State Member Benefits

  1. NY Federation of Solid Waste Associations: $50 savings at the annual NY Federation Spring Conference at The Sagamore

  2. e-Sessions: Free access to monthly webinars on a variety of topics

  3. Technical Session: Save at two ‘hot topic’ events in the state

  4. Newsletter: Learn about what is going on throughout the Empire State

  5. Regulatory & Legislative: Stay on top of legislative, policy and legislative changes

Currently the NYS Chapter has 392 members! The composition of the membership is:

  • 125 Private

  • 133 Public

  • 9 Retired

  • 47 Small Business

  • 76 Students

  • 2 Life Members