Awards & Recognition

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Awards & Recognition

LCSWMA is privileged to receive recognition for the excellence in which it designs, constructs and operates its facilities, as well as implementing effective waste reduction (recycling), waste management and educational programs. These achievements would not be possible without the innovative leadership of the LCSWMA Board of Directors and Executive Team, as well as the support and involvement from the surrounding community. It's an honor to serve Lancaster County.

  • 2015 Silver Excellence Award for Integrated Solid Waste Management
    SWANA (Solid Waste Association of North America)

  • 2015 Lancaster County Well Workplace Award
    Platinum Lighten Up Lancaster

  • 2015 Recognition for Outstanding Achievement
    PROP (Professional Recyclers of Pennsylvania)

  • 2014 Silver Award
    Lancaster General Health's Workplace Wellness Awards

  • 2013 Wildlife at Work Re-Certification – Creswell & Frey Farm Landfills
    Wildlife Habitat Council

  • 2013 Recognition for Outstanding Achievement
    PROP (Professional Recyclers of Pennsylvania)

  • 2012 Recognition for Outstanding Achievement
    PROP (Professional Recyclers of Pennsylvania)

  • 2012 Silver Award for the Turkey Point Renewable Energy Park
    SWANA (Solid Waste Association of North America)

  • 2011 C. Emlen Urban Award for Preservation - Rieber House Restoration/Renovation Project
    Historic Preservation Trust of Lancaster County

  • 2011 Green Power: Make It! Award - Frey Farm Wind Project
    PennFuture

  • 2011 Silver Safety Award - Heavy Duty Specialty Business Category
    Raffles Insurance Ltd.

  • 2011 Recognition for Outstanding Achievement
    PROP (Professional Recyclers of Pennsylvania)

  • 2010 Envision Certificate of Merit – Renewable Wind Energy at
    Frey Farm Landfill

    Envision Lancaster County

  • 2010 Wildlife at Work Certification – Creswell & Frey Farm Landfills
    Wildlife Habitat Council

  • 2009 National Excellence Award – Wohlsen Construction Company for the Transfer Station Complex Improvement Project
    ABC (Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc.)

  • 2009 Gold Award for Transfer Station Excellence
    SWANA (Solid Waste Association of North America)

  • 2008 Preservation Honor Award for New Construction –
    Transfer Station Complex

    Historic Preservation Trust of Lancaster County

  • 2008 Northeast Region Recycling Leadership Award – Rechargeable Battery Recycling Excellence
    Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation

  • 2008 Nonferrous Material Recovery at the Waste-to-Energy Facility
    Pennsylvania Waste Watcher Award

  • 2007 Envision Smart Growth Leadership Award – Reconstruction of the Transfer Station Complex
    Envision Lancaster County

  • 2007 Green Power! Award – Renewable Energy Generator and 1st Public Environmental Services organization to become a member of the Chicago Climate Exchange
    PennFuture

  • 2007 Bronze Award for Special Waste Management – Household Hazardous Waste Program
    SWANA (Solid Waste Association of North America)

  • 2007 Community Events Recycling Program
    Pennsylvania Waste Watcher Award

  • 2006 Landfill Methane Outreach Program (LMOP) Project of the Year
    United States Environmental Protection Agency

  • 2006 Gold Award for Waste-to-Energy Excellence
    SWANA (Solid Waste Association of North America)

  • 2006 Special Collection Program
    Pennsylvania Waste Watcher Award

  • 2005 Home Composting Program
    Pennsylvania Waste Watcher Award

  • 2004 Computer Recycling Program
    Pennsylvania Waste Watcher Award

  • 2003 Mercury Recovery Program
    Pennsylvania Waste Watcher Award

  • 2002 Community Leadership Recycling Award
    Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation

  • 2000 CFC Recovery Program
    Pennsylvania Waste Watcher Award

  • 1999 Recycling Education Program
    Pennsylvania Battery Recycling Corporation

  • 1998 Gold Award for Municipal Solid Waste Management Planning & Financial Management Excellence
    SWANA (Solid Waste Association of North America)

  • 1994 Systems Excellence Award for Waste-to-Energy Facility
    (Greater than 1,000 Tons)

    SWANA (Solid Waste Association of North America)

  • 1993 Meritorious Achievement Award for Household Hazardous Waste Program Honor Award for Engineering Excellence – Lancaster County Resource Recovery Facility
    SWANA (Solid Waste Association of North America)

  • 1992 Systems Excellence Award for Transfer Station Operations
    SWANA (Solid Waste Association of North America)

Recognition for Outstanding Achievement PROP