Pennsylvania relies on the waste industry for safe and efficient management
of 14.5 million tons of municipal solid waste generated annually by its citizens.


The Pennsylvania Waste Industries Association represents private-sector
waste haulers, recyclers, and landfill operators.

Our mission:

  • Promote efficient, environmentally safe management of solid waste
  • Advocate sound public policy affecting the management of solid
  • waste
  • Communicate the benefits the waste industry provides to the people
    of Pennsylvania

16th Annual Fall Conference
September 3-4, 2014
Harrisburg Hilton Hotel, Harrisburg, PA

The 16th Fall Conference is jointly sponsored by the Pennsylvania Waste Industries Association, Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, Pennsylvania Association of Host Municipal Inspectors and the Solid Waste Association of North America Keystone Chapter.

The conference will be held at the Harrisburg Hilton Hotel beginning at 11:30 am on Wednesday, September 3 through the morning of Thursday, September 4. We will start off with pre-election comments from Dr. G. Terry Madonna, Director of the Center for Politics & Public Affairs, Franklin & Marshall College.


$175 if paid by August 1st.
$200 after August 1st

Non Members:

$200 if paid by August 1st.
$225 after August 1st

To view/download the 2014 Fall Conference Exhibitor & Sponsor Information Packet click here.

To view/download the 2014 Fall Conference Attendees Information Packet click here.

PWIA is a state affiliate of National Waste & Recycling Association