Events:

NRC Recycling Equipment Grant Applications Due the 15th of Each Month

NRC Recycling Equipment Grant Applications Due the 15th of Each Month

The Nebraska Recycling Council has grant funds of up to $20,000 for the purchase of recycling equipment. Funding for these grants is provided by the Nebraska Environmental Trust. Any Nebraska organization including schools, municipalities and other government entities, nonprofit organizations and recycling companies are eligible.

News:

Introducing Equipment for Sale Page!

Introducing Equipment for Sale Page!

This month we are launching the Recycling Equipment Swap webpage so available recycling/composting equipment can be posted online. You can submit a post to us and you can look for available equipment, all in one place!
Simplify the Holidays

Simplify the Holidays

Americans throw away 25% more trash during the holidays-approximately an extra 25 million tons of garbage from Thanksgiving to New Years. The majority of items returned to the store are not put back on the shelf but instead sent to the landfill.

The Latest from the Community Toolkit

Special Solid Waste Collection Service: Madison, WI

Madison, Wisconsin's Program to Assist Disabled with Carts offers qualified residents a special solid waste collection service. This may be used as an example of the requirements, conditions, information, expectations, and application process to help municipalities get started with this type of service.

Special Solid Waste Collection Service: Omaha, NE

Omaha, Nebraska's Age 70 or Disabled Assistance program offers qualified residents a special solid waste collection service. This may be used as an example of the requirements, conditions, information, expectations, and application process to help municipalities get started with this type of service.