PA Decentralized Wastewater Conference & Trade Show

The PSMA 2023 Pennsylvania Decentralized Wastewater Conference & Trade Show will be held on January 30-31, 2023 in Harrisburg, PA.

Professional Septic System Inspector Certification Training

Become a PSMA-certified onsite wastewater system inspector though our unique training programs.

Wastewater Advocacy

PSMA’s professional government affairs team advocates for the onsite wastewater industy before Pennsylvania’s state legislature & regulatory bodies.

Waste Hauler Resources & Training

PSMA septic tank pumpers & waste haulers have access to specialized training & resources.

The Pennsylvania Septage Management Association (PSMA) is a non-profit trade association for onsite wastewater companies.  PSMA’s mission is to protect the Commonwealth’s citizens and our industry through sound management, proper maintenance, and environmentally conscious disposal of wastewater.

PSMA member companies are involved with all aspect of onsite sewage disposal system (aka septic systems) including individual & community wastewater treatment systems, anaerobic & aerobic treatment tanks, elevated sand mounds, peat filters, drip irrigation systems, at-grade systems, individual residential spray irrigation systems, septic inspections, grease traps, system installations, system maintenance, tank pump-outs, & all related issues.

Propery owners can browse our “Consumer Resource Library” to learn more about their septic system and PSMA.  We have created a video demonstration of the PSMA inspection process you can view.  And, when you are ready to find a local service provide to help you inspect, repair, service, or install your septic system, you can “Locate a Service Provider” in our searchable directory.

Wasetwater professionals who are considering joing PSMA or obtaining the PSMA inspector or pumper certification can learn more about the training opportunities and resources we offer.  And, whey ou are ready you can join the association by completing the online membership application.

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Attend the 2023 PA Decentralized Wastewater Conference & Trade Show

The Pennsylvania Decentralized Wastewater Conference and Trade Show is the premier event in Pennsylvania for the septage industry and provides an excellent opportunity to learn from experts in the industry, network with your colleagues and re-energize for the new...

Capital Gains Pennsylvania – November 2022

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2022 Election Analysis

The following analysis of the 2022 mid-term elections held in Pennsylvania has been compiled for PSMA members by Novak Strategic Advisors, PSMA’s contract lobbying firm. Topline Takeaways & Analysis:● AG Josh Shapiro’s methodical gubernatorial campaign, statewide apparatus, fundraising prowess and superior messaging buried an inept, confused, off-message and unorganized Trump-backed opponent who wasn’t able to […]
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Register for PSMA’s 2022 Winter Inspector Certification Course

PSMA will be offering its 101 Basic Onsite Wastewater Inspection Certification training course on December 6-7, 2023, at the Holiday Inn Lansdale, 1750 Sumneytown Pike, Kulpsville, PA 19443. Hotel Phone: (215) 368-3800 This 2-day beginner’s course covers the PSMA/NOF...

Exhibit at the 2023 PSMA Conference & Trade Show

2023 PA Decentralized Wastewater Conference & Trade Show This premier statewide event is being held in-person on January 30-31, 2023 at the Red Lion Hotel in Harrisburg, PA with 120+ wastewater professionals.  Promote your company in the exhibit hall with a booth...

Capital Gains Pennsylvania – July 2022

CAPITAL GAINS Issue 2022.4 – July 16, 2022 CAPITAL GAINS is a periodic newsletter on legislation, regulations and topics produced by PA Septage Management Association (PSMA) as a member benefit. Capital Gains newsletter is produced for the express use by Association members and may redistributed with proper credit to PSMA. The editor, Angela Leopold, may be reached at angela@nsallc.com. BUDGET ENACTED […]
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Capital Gains Pennsylvania – April 2022

Issue 2022.3 – April 25, 2022 CAPITAL GAINS is a periodic newsletter on legislation, regulations and topics produced by PA Septage Management Association (PSMA) as a member benefit. Capital Gains newsletter is produced for the express use by Association members and may redistributed with proper credit to PSMA. The editor, Angela Leopold, may be reached at angela@nsallc.com. DEP TO CONCLUDE ENVIRONMENTAL […]
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2022 PSMA Frank Sears Scholarship Available

In order to honor Frank Sears, the PSMA made this annual scholarship available to students who are employees or the child/grandchild of an employee of a PSMA member company. The organization will annually award a total of $1,000.00, in increments to be determined...

Monarch Open House & Training (with PSMA Region 3 Meeting)

Monarch Products Co., Inc. is hosting a free open house & training opportunity for members of PSMA and PASEO.  PSMA Region 3 and PASEO Region 3 will each be holding their respective regional meetings during the open house. DATE: Friday, April 8, 2022;...

Capital Gains Pennsylvania – January 2022

CAPITAL GAINS Issue 2022.1 – January 7, 2022 CAPITAL GAINS is a periodic newsletter on legislation, regulations and topics produced by PA Septage Management Association (PSMA) as a member benefit. Capital Gains newsletter is produced for the express use by Association members and may redistributed with proper credit to PSMA. The editor, Angela Leopold, may be reached at angela@nsallc.com. POLITICS TO […]
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