Nebraska Recycling Council


HazWoper Trainings with Nebraska Safety Council

HazWoper 8-Hour Refresher Training Keep current with the latest hazardous waste operations information and skills to stay in compliance with the OSHA 1910.120 Emergency Response Standard. This course fulfills the standard’s annual training requirements. You will receive the latest information regarding respiratory protection, personal protective equipment, spill response, and basic terminology. When: March 12 Time: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 […]

2018 Household Hazardous Waste Mobile Collection Schedule

April 7: Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department, 3131 O St. (south parking lot). May 5: Star City Shores parking lot, 4375 S. 33rd Court. Sept. 8: Walmart parking lot, 87th and Nebraska 2.  Oct. 6: Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department, 3131 O St. (south parking lot).   Accepted items include pesticides, lawn and garden chemicals, household cleaning products, paint thinners, stains, […]

Nebraska Safety Council Training

D.O.T. Hazardous Materials Training Do you have a job that puts you in contact with hazardous materials or hazardous wastes that are transported in any way? A “HazMat Employee” could be anyone who meets any of the following criteria: 1. A person who offers a hazardous material for transportation. 2. A person involved in the […]


Letting Go

Intellectually, we know that all things change, yet we often hold tight to what we are familiar with. The fact is, we can’t hold on to our youth, our health, our life, or even our loved ones forever. We are only the masters of our actions. The denial of this basic truth often leads to […]

Volunteers Needed

Nebraska Recycling Council has volunteer opportunities for two interesting projects coming up. Please read below and contact us if you or your organization has any interest. Call or email Beth at 402-436-2384, ext. 1005, or Callers for the Online Recycling Guide – anytime in the next 2-3 months. We need about four volunteers to […]

Video – Setting up a Recycling Program in Multifamily Housing Complexes

If you missed our Lunch & Learn: How to Set up a Successful Recycling Program in Multifamily Housing Complexes, check out this recording of the presentation! SEE IT HERE

What could a recycling equipment grant do for you?

Just look at all this beautiful equipment. It could be yours! Ok, well you can’t have these exactly, but if you have a wish list, an NET recycling equipment grant is just the thing for you. There’s still money to spend in the current grant cycle, so send us your application by April 15th, and get your equipment […]

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