in 1993, ILCSWMA is a not-for-profit professional association for
local level solid waste management professionals and other interested
ILCSWMA is dedicated
to providing a forum for networking and information exchange among
solid waste professionals in Illinois.
all areas of local government solid waste involvement:
- Refuse Collection
& Waste Prevention
- Solid Waste
- Solid Waste
Education and Information
(solid waste agencies, health departments, planning departments,
County Boards, State's Attorneys)
(elected officials, solid waste coordinators, public works departments)
- State agencies
and Engineering firms
- Keep Illinois
- Private companies
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meetings held in each region provide members the opportunity
to interact with each other and learn about the latest programs,
activities and developments by way of updates, tours and featured
Solid Waste News, the periodic ILCSWMA newsletter, provides
members with timely and informative articles on solid waste management
activities in Illinois.
*Please note that the newsletter will now only be published in electronic format. If you are a member that would like to notified when each issue is published, please send an email here requesting that you be added to the notification
provide members with background on pending state and federal
legislation which could potentially impact their programs.
are held each summer on various topics of interest to ILCSWMA
members. Past workshops have focused on siting of pollution
control facilities, solid waste enforcement, and solid waste
the voice for local solid waste management officials. No matter
if you are a planner, inspector, educator, facility operator, or
an elected official, ILCSWMA can benefit you and your organization.
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