2022 CHaRM Event Success

2022 CHaRM Event Success To celebrate Earth Day, NRC held a CHaRM Event (Collection for Hard to Recycle Materials) in conjunction with Lincoln Earth Day at Nebraska Innovation Campus on Saturday, April 23th. We had a successful day, collecting a total of 15,982 pounds...

Recycling Equipment Grant Program Update

Recycling Equipment Grant Program Update We are pleased to announce that we have received a 2022 grant award from the Nebraska Environmental Trust in the amount of $314,200 for the “Recycling Equipment Grants and Consultation” project. Our Recycling Equipment Grant...

Farewell Heather

Farewell Heather This month we are saying thank you and farewell to Executive Director Heather Creevan. Heather spent eight years as a Nebraska Recycling Council employee and three years as the Executive Director. Heather always demonstrated a strong commitment to the...

Meet Abbey!

Meet Abbey! Abigail (Abbey) Graham joined the Nebraska Recycling Council in February 2022 as Administrative Assistant. She studied Multidisciplinary concentrations of Sustainability and Psychology, completing undergrad at the University of Nebraska-Omaha in 2021. She...

Introducing our Early Career Professionals Program

Introducing our Early Career Professionals Program In January, Nebraska Recycling Council finalized a valuable strategic plan that will serve as the foundation for our internship program. The Early Career Professional Program is intended to introduce college...

NRC Board Updates

NRC Board Updates   On January 4, 2022 NRC Board President, Cliff Fleener of Valmont Industries resigned from the board of directors after 5 years of service. We would like to thank Cliff for his positive approach, expertise and dedication to the organization....