Illegal Dumping Prevention and Management Workshops

RCA Newsflash

The Recycling Council of Alberta and SWANA Northern Lights Chapter are pleased to announce that registration is now open for our Illegal Dumping Prevention and Management Workshops, to be held in Cochrane on Monday, June 10 and Edmonton on Tuesday, June 11.

These workshops will address a common issue faced by all municipalities: illegal dumping. Featured presenters will include “Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful”, a not-for-profit state-wide organization, that has worked with counties in Pennsylvania to develop programs for future prevention of illegal dumping and enforcement.

Additional planned presentations include:

  • An Illegal dumping backgrounder – Recycling Council of British Columbia
  • Steps to managing illegal dumping sites – Municipality of Colchester, Nova Scotia (Invited)
  • Use of technology to clean up and prevent illegal dumping – Okanagan Task Force (Invited)
  • Problematic materials – Metro Vancouver
  • Illegal Dumping in Saskatchewan

For more information and to register, visit