- A Waste Review can provide your organization with recommendations to improve waste reduction and recycling, container size, placement, and signage, right-sizing for cost-effectiveness, and custodial processes.
- A Waste Audit will give your company an accurate snapshot of what is in your trash and recycling containers and tell you where improvements can be made.
Nebraska Recycling Council has trained TRUE Advisors on staff to help your organization achieve zero waste at your facility. TRUE stands for Total Resource Usage and Efficiency. TRUE certification is the certification of a facility that has met TRUE zero waste standards set by Green Business Certification, Inc. (GBCI).
Green Teams can help employees overcome barriers to behavior change and their effectiveness is better ensured with training and tools. NRC staff has the experience to help your Green Team off to a good start and provide simple tools for them to stay engaged. Learn More
Work with NRC to make your next event low or zero waste. NRC can provide equipment, supplies, training, and recommendations on service providers for your event. Learn more
National and Regional Resources for Nebraska Businesses
NRC has created a packet of national and regional resources specific to Nebraska businesses. Updated in December 2020, it includes up to date contacts, best practices, and practical resources to improve sustainability.
In addition to resources found in the Community Materials Management Toolkit, here are more business resources to help you get started:
EPA’s Pollution Prevention (P2)
EPA’s Sustainable Marketplace: Greener Products and Services
Green Business Certification Inc.
Nebraska Manufacturing Extension Partnership