Nebraska Recycling Council


How to Set up a Successful Recycling Program in Multifamily Housing Complexes

A Lunch-n-Learn Event Hosted by NRC Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 Time: 11:30am – 1:00pm Location: Mayflower Hall, First-Plymouth Church, 2000 D St., Lincoln, NE 68502 Cost: $15 Do you manage or own a multifamily housing unit in Lincoln, and are you wondering how you can comply with the new corrugated cardboard diversion ban? (Starting […]

Webinar – Navigating Lincoln’s Cardboard Ban for the Commercial Sector

FREE! Thursday, February 22 noon-1pm Lincoln’s landfill ban on cardboard will be effective April 1, 2018. This webinar focuses on the commercial sector, featuring three perspectives along the recycling continuum: Gene Hanlon, Recycling Coordinator with the City of Lincoln; Kelley McReynolds, general manager of Mid-America Recycling, a local materials recovery center; and Jim Klein, owner […]

Webinar – Building on Goodwill’s Legacy of Reuse, Repurposing and Recycling in Greater Nebraska

FREE! Thursday, March 8 noon-1pm Tammy Slater, CEO of Goodwill Industries of Greater Nebraska. Inc., will give a presentation about the Recycling, Re-Using and Re-Purposing activities of her organization, serving 55 counties in central and western Nebraska. Dedicated to helping people with disabilities or barriers reach their goals and improve their quality of life, Goodwill […]

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 […]


We’re Moving! (but not far)

New look, same great team! NRC is busy preparing to settle into our new office on February 8th. We are excited to have a more functional space for our organization. Here’s our new address for, you know, fun things like mail and visits: 3800 VerMaas Place, Suite 102 Lincoln, NE 68502 Thanks for updating your address […]

Lean on Me

Our office looks like a tornado just swept through it! On February 8th, the movers will come and we will be in our new office about 3 miles south of our current location – 3800 VerMaas Place in Lincoln. We’ll share some photos once we get settled. By the time this newsletter goes out, our first Advisory Council […]

Keeping Things Current

Does your recycling guide listing (on our web site) need some polishing? Would you like to volunteer for the NRC? If the answer to either of those questions is “yes,” let’s talk! Find out more below. Our online recycling guide is your premier reuse and recycle resource, so it’s our goal to keep it up […]

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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