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OCTOBER 4TH ANNUAL AWARDS LUNCHEON & WORKSHOPS

OCTOBER 4TH ANNUAL AWARDS LUNCHEON & WORKSHOPS

NRC's 2019 Annual Awards Luncheon & Workshops "Year of the Community" is a unique one-day event, packed with opportunities for individuals and organizations from all around Nebraska and the surrounding region. Registration is officially open, so join us Friday, October 4th for a workshop or two, the vendor trade show, and luncheon showcasing keynote Scott Mouw and this year's award winners.
CALL FOR ENTRIES: NRC RECYCLING POSTER CONTEST

CALL FOR ENTRIES: NRC RECYCLING POSTER CONTEST

The Nebraska Recycling Council (NRC) is pleased to announce a juried poster competition for Nebraska artists. Cash awards will be provided for the top 3 submissions. All emerging and established Nebraska artists are encouraged to submit an ...

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KIMBALL SAVES TAXPAYER DOLLARS BY RECYCLING MORE

KIMBALL SAVES TAXPAYER DOLLARS BY RECYCLING MORE

Earl (Spud) Rowley is executive director of Keep Kimball Beautiful and manager of the Kimball Recycling Center. He has been in this position since February 2017. Recently the City of Kimball Board of Public Works compiled data about the city-owned landfill and compared it with data from the Kimball Recycling Center to calculate the savings or loss their recycling program provided to taxpayers in 2018.
NRC RECEIVES WASTE REDUCTION AND RECYCLING INCENTIVE GRANT (WRR GRANT) FROM THE NEBRASKA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND ENERGY (NEDEE)

NRC RECEIVES WASTE REDUCTION AND RECYCLING INCENTIVE GRANT (WRR GRANT) FROM THE NEBRASKA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND ENERGY (NEDEE)

Announced by NEDEE in June, the Nebraska Recycling Council was awarded a WRR Grant that will fund a six-month project to build a community toolkit containing resources useful to rural municipalities. It will contain best practices in resource recovery systems, funding information for recycling programs, case studies, waste characterization methodologies, sample ordinances, analysis and decision-making tools.
DOES YOUR WORKPLACE HAVE A GIVING PROGRAM?

DOES YOUR WORKPLACE HAVE A GIVING PROGRAM?

Community Services Fund of Nebraska connects companies, employees, and Nebraska non-profits. They support employers in their efforts to increase community engagement, and they support employees and individual donors in their efforts to increase the quality of life in their community. Plus, their non-profit member organizations represent education, environment, social justice, animals, the arts, and more.
CHaRM EVENT REPORT

CHaRM EVENT REPORT

To celebrate Earth Day, NRC held a CHaRM Event (Collection for Hard to Recycle Materials) at Nebraska Innovation Campus on Saturday, April 27th. We had a successful day, collecting a total of 27,882 pounds of recyclables, more than double the amount from last year.

OUR MISSION

To maximize the economic and environmental benefits of resource recovery in Nebraska.