Published June 03, 2019

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.

Here are the amounts we collected in each category:

Batteries: 376 lbs
Documents for Shredding: 3,120 lbs
Clothing & Household Goods: 4,375 lbs
Electronics: 14,531 lbs
Scrap Metal: 5,480 lbs

Big thanks to our sponsors, vendors, hosts and volunteers: Valmont Industries, Sadoff E-Recycling and Data Destruction, Goodwill of Lincoln, Interstate All Battery, Security Shredding Solutions, Nebraska Innovation Campus, Tetrad Property Group, and Allo Communications.