Current Events

Sacramento, California

The California Waste Association consists of five local chapters that hold regular luncheon and dinner meetings devoted to hot topics in the industry. These meetings often feature speakers from the high ranks of state agencies. The Association holds special seminars throughout the year. These mini-courses assist your employees in understanding the requirements of Manifesting, Air Quality regulation and more.


What is the Vision for the waste and resource industry next year and beyond. Many guest speakers from public agencies and businesses present their outlook for the waste and resource industry. 

Save the date for Vision 2022
Virtual Nov. 18-19, 2021
Click Here for Speaker List

RCRA/DOT HazMat Training Course

Last course this year!--Nov. 8, 2021

HazMat Training Book

Join CalRMA and Safety Management Systems for a 1-Day RCRA & DOT Training Course. For generators who manage Hazardous Waste/ Sign Manifests, Drivers and Loaders.  Sign up today! Read More. . .

8am-5pm Fullerton Marriott
$275 Includes 8 hour class and Compliance Book

OSHA Update on COVID-19, Violations and Revisions
Juan Calderon, District Manager, Cal/OSHA Enforcement

Wednesday, September 15, 2021
11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
via Zoom Webinar

HazWaste 101 Webinar


Nabil Yacoub, Ph. D., Senior Hazardous Substance Scientist (Retired)


Join us virtually for an overview/refresher of California's Hazardous Waste Management Standards and have your questions answered directly by Nabil Yacoub, Ph. D., Senior Hazardous Substance Scientist, DTSC. With over 30 years of experience at DTSC, Dr. Yacoub is one of our most sought out speakers in the industry.

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Thursday, June 24, 2021
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
via Zoom Webinar

Legislative Update on SB575 Webinar


Chuck White, Senior Advisor, and
Matt Williamson, Partner

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips LLP

Is Your Facility DTSC "ACCEPTABLE"?

Wednesday, April 28, 2021
1-2 p.m.
via Zoom Webinar

Legislative Update on SB575 and other pending bills
Understanding the Violation Scoring Procedure (VSP) and it Impacts – and a brief overview of pending 2021 HW legislation

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