Central Community College: Leader in Sustainability Efforts

In March, NRC was given the opportunity to visit our member, Central Community College, at the Hastings campus for a sustainability assessment. We found significant efforts being made by the environmental sustainability office. Furthermore, the collaboration between...

Welcome Carina and Madeline

We are excited to announce that we have hired two new Program Directors, Carina Olivetti and Madeline Ferber! Carina Olivetti joined the Nebraska Recycling Council at the end of April 2023. She graduated from University of Nebraska-Lincoln with an Environmental...

2022 Annual Report Launch

It’s official! The NRC 2022 Annual Report is complete and ready for members and supporters to check out! We are doing great work and are so thankful for the support from our grant funders, members, and Board of...

Clothing Swap Results

Lincoln’s first city wide clothing swap was a huge success! Attendees brought 1000+ pieces and swapped or purchased almost 700 articles of clothing  NRC couldn’t have pulled off such a fun event without our volunteers, Lincoln Goodwill, Maddie Graham...

Happy Earth Month from NRC

Why should you reduce, reuse, recycle, and compost? Save money and conserve resources Protect groundwater, air quality, wildlife habitat, and prevent greenhouse gas pollution Recycling creates an average of nine times more jobs than landfill. Composting creates at...