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Household Hazardous Waste Training Session

SWANA BC & Yukon Chapter

Tuesday, 25 October 2016 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (PDT)

Household Hazardous Waste Training Session

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee GST/HST Quantity
Regular Registration - SWANA Member   more info 1d 14h 23m $175.00 $0.00 $8.75
Regular Registration - Non-Member   more info 1d 14h 23m $200.00 $0.00 $10.00

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Don’t miss out on this great opportunity provided by the SWANA Pacific BC & Yukon Chapter in conjunction with the City of Kelowna.


This new 3 hour HHW Training Session is intended for landfill and transfer station staff including supervisors, superintendents and environmental technicians. The course will address types of hazardous wastes, waste screening and the management of unacceptable waste.  A primary focus of the training will also be on health and safety issues related to the protection of workers, the facility and the environment. The classroom training is followed by a facility tour and will provide opportunities for discussion and collaboration among participants.


  1. Introduction
  2. Regulatory Context
  3. Fundamentals of Waste Screening at MSW Facility
  4. Handling Unacceptable Wastes
  5. Health & Safety


Maggie Warren
Superintendent, Scale and Transfer Services
Regional District of Nanaimo
Nanaimo, BC


Kelowna Ramada Inn

A block of rooms has been reserved and reservations must be made before October 7th in order to get the special group rate of $109.99 (plus taxes) per night for a standard room with 2 queen beds. To book, quote code CG0575 or mention you are a part of the SWANA BC group block. Book soon since room numbers are limited and they will sell out!

Have questions about Household Hazardous Waste Training Session? Contact SWANA BC & Yukon Chapter

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Glenmore Landfill
1595 Glenmore Rd N
Kelowna, BC V1V 2C5

Tuesday, 25 October 2016 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (PDT)

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