Meet our Keynote!

NRC is beyond excited to announce our Keynote speaker – Dr. Elizabeth Chapman, Executive Director of Recycle Colorado! Dr. Elizabeth Chapman has dedicated over 30 years to science and environmental advocacy, with a focus on waste and recycling systems since her...

Happy Disability Pride Month!

By Allison Majerus Disability Pride Month is celebrated every July because it marks the anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), which was landmark legislation that protects people with disabilities from discrimination. We encourage our members and...

New Funding Opportunity for Organics

By Carina Olivetti Here’s a quick breakdown of the USDA-NRCS Composting and Food Waste Reduction (CFWR) Pilot Project that was announced on June 9th, 2024. I can envision numerous Nebraska entities joining forces to take advantage of this opportunity by providing...

Farewell NRC

The past few years I’ve had the privilege of leading the Nebraska Recycling Council to new heights. We’ve accomplished significant goals and addressed challenges related to legislation, problem materials, behavior change, infrastructure, and so much more. It’s...

Welcome Interns!

This spring NRC welcomed two new interns to the team. They’ll be learning the ins and outs of nonprofit work and the recycling world while assisting grant projects. Welcome Jordan Lovely and Marty Stumpf! Jordan Lovely Communications and Outreach Intern Jordan...