The North American Hazardous Materials Management Association (NAHMMA) – Heartland Chapter is hosting their annual household hazardous waste (HHW) workshop February 27-28 in Omaha with an optional tour of Lincoln’s new Hazardous Materials Collection Center.

The workshop includes a chance to tour two of Nebraska’s HHW facilities along with networking with HHW professionals from EPA Region 7 (IA, KS, MO, NE). The workshop training is “Identification of Unknown Chemicals” and will include hands-on training in identifying and testing unknown waste/chemicals. It is especially directed at organizations and public sector agencies that are managing household hazardous waste facilities and/or mobile collection events.