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Upcoming Mini-Tech

Lancaster Waste-to-Energy Facility Tour

Thursday, November 1

Tour the 1,200 ton-per-day Lancaster WTE Facility owned by LCSWMA and operated by Covanta.


Young Professionals

Frey Farm Landfill Tour

Wednesday, October 17

Learn about LCSWMA's Integrated System that leads to less gas, odor and litter production in the landfill. To further reduce litter and odor, waste is covered with the ash from the Waste-to-Energy Facility.


Fall Newsletter

Click below for the summer edition of 

Keystone SWANA's Newsletter


Employment Opportunities

Posted July 23, 2018 - Recycling Program Director


After 22 years at the helm for LCSWMA, Jim Warner, CEO announced his plan to retire from the organization by the end of the year. Read News Release

Upcoming Mini-Tech

Geotechnics Lab Tour Mini-Tech

November 2 @ 11:30 am

Presentations by Randy O'Rourke & JP Kline

Lab Tour by Randy O'Rourke

Lab Tour by JP Kline

Interested in becoming more active in your Chapter? 

We are currently looking for members to join the Safety and Young Professionals Committees. Email chanda@keystoneswana.org for more details. 


The 2017 Mid-Atlantic Regional Road-E-O was held on June 9 at the Midshore II Regional Solid Waste Facility. Many thanks to everyone who worked so hard to make it a great day for everyone! 

The 1st and 2nd place Regional Road-E-O winners from across the US will compete at the 2017 International Road-E-O. This year's International Road-E-O will be hosted by the Florida Sunshine Chapter at the Orange County Landfill. 

Photo credits:  A. Kays of Mid-Atlantic Chapter

Congratulations to all the winners! We're especially proud of our PA contestants!

Cody Alexander, Clinton County SWA

Cole Alexander, Clinton County SWA

Eric Dixon, Jr., Clinton County SWA

Eric Dixon, Sr., Clinton County SWA 

David Kessling, Clinton County SWA

Jane LaMotte, Republic (Conestoga)

Jimmy Lawman, Modern Landfill

James Reidnauer, Chester County SWA

Benny Thompson, Northern Tier SWA

Walter Winemiller, Modern Landfill

John Zell, Republic Services

Visit the Road-E-O page to see a complete list of results, more pictures, and clips of some of the events that day.

Landfill Leachate Mini-Tech

The Grand Central Landfill welcomed over a dozen guests to the Keystone SWANA Landfill Leachate Mini-Tech training on May 18, 2017. The training was held at the landfill’s wastewater treatment plant.

Waste Management’s Director of Environmental Protection, Rohan Menon and Grand Central Landfill’s Wastewater Treatment Plant Manager, Chad Beer presented the current and future challenges of landfill liquid management as well as treatment plant best practices and environmental regulations.

 - Excerpt from newsletter article by Adrienne Fors, Community Relations for Grand Central Landfill

Solar Power Mini-Tech

The Solar Power on Landfills Mini-tech, April 26, 2017 at the Closed York County Landfill, was presented by Rich Hazenstab, York County Solid Waste Authority and Richard Mazza, Solar Renewable Energy, LLC.

YCSWA along with York County Solar Partners, LLC developed a 240,000 watt (DC) solar panel energy system consisting of 806 panels constructed on two acres of land at the closed York County Sanitary Landfill.

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