Nebraska Recycling Council


Free Waste & Recycling Industries Smart Technology Webinar

With the Internet of Things (IoT) entering every facet of our lives, it should be no surprise that smart technology has entered the waste and recycling services market. From route optimization to curbside cart tracking and communication, new technologies are being employed that create efficiencies, provide a safer environment for employees, and help manage assets. […]

LES Sustainable Living Festival

Join Nebraska Recycling Council on Canopy Street in Lincoln, and learn how you can help build an eco-friendly community! The LES Sustainable Living Fesval is Saturday, July 29th from 9 am to noon in The Railyard, West Haymarket. NRC will be standing by our Zero Waste tents. Stop by to say hi and recycle your […]

New Award Category for Annual Awards Luncheon

The Nebraska Recycling Council has added a new award category to the 2017 Annual Awards. Waste Diversion Product of the Year recognizes a company’s product (or service) that eliminates or replaces hard-to-recycle materials that are likely to be land-filled. Don’t miss out on your opportunity to be recognized! The awards application deadline has been extended […]

Upcoming Webinars

Ultimate Guide to Writing A Mandatory Recycling Ordinance  Wednesday, May 3, 2017 12 to 1 p.m. Click here to register CURC Webinar: Recycling Collection Infrastructure  Thursday June 8, 2017 12 to 1:30 p.m. Click here to register CURC Webinar: Engaging Students & Staff to Improve Recycling Participation Thursday July 13, 2017 12 to 1:30 p.m. […]


Hub and Spoke Pilot Program

With a grant from the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality, NRC’s newest project will begin this summer to create a Hub and Spoke pilot program for recycling in northeast Nebraska. The Hub and Spoke model works by creating regional recycling processing centers within larger communities that serve as the “hub,” where material is sorted, baled, […]

Part-time Administrative Assistant

Administrative Assistant Nebraska Recycling Council is seeking a motivated, detail-oriented, highly organized part-time Administrative Assistance, 15-20 hours a week.  Starting pay is $14/hour, with flexible scheduling 4-5 days/week, Monday-Friday between the hours of 8 am – 5pm.  Position begins August 1st and reports to the Operations & Communications Director. Responsibilities Correspondence. Performs daily clerical duties, […]

The Least We Can Do

The Nebraska Recycling Council supports best practices for the recycling industry and its various constituents- from haulers, processors, landfills, municipalities, and businesses- to individual users. We support recycling, not because it’s the best we can do, but because it’s the least we can do. While recycling is needed and beneficial, it’s value pales in comparison to […]

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When you shop at, Amazon Donates!  Show your support for Nebraska Recycling Council by selecting us as your charity to donate too. This link will take you directly to in support of Nebraska Recycling Council so you don’t have to search for us among all the other organizations: Remember to save it […]

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