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.
2018 Officers and Directors Election
Left to right: Robert Watts, Sean Sweeney, Michele Nestor, Tom Lock, Lynne Jeffries, Brian Wehler
President - Sean Sweeney
Vice President - Michele Nestor
Secretary - Tom Lock
Treasurer - Lynne Jeffries
Private Sector Directors - Jill Hamill and Carolyn Witwer
Public Sector Directors - Scot McGrath and Scott Sample
Young Professionals Director - Dan Brown
Chapter International Board Member - Robert Watts
Click below for the summer edition of
Keystone SWANA's Newsletter
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
AND THE WINNERS OF THE 2018 REGIONAL ROAD-E-0 ARE...
The 2018 Mid-Atlantic Regional Road-E-O was hosted again by the Maryland Environmental Service. The event took place on June 21 and 22 at the Midshore II Regional Solid Waste Facility. Many thanks to everyone who worked so hard to make it a great day for everyone and congratulations to all those who participated!
The 1st and 2nd place Regional Road-E-O winners from across the US competed at the 2018 International Road-E-O. This year's International Road-E-O was hosted by the Colorado Rocky Mountain Chapter at the Denver International Airport.
Photo credits: A. Kays of Mid-Atlantic Chapter
Congratulations to all the winners! We're especially proud of our PA contestants!
PA contestants are in blue.
CHAMPION LANDFILL EQUIPMENT OPERATOR
Chase Weise of Clinton County Solid Waste
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.