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Special thanks to Eco-Cycle for being our Zero Waste Partner!
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Tyler Mainquist is a Financial Advisor with Central Financial Services / Ameritas Investment Corp., based in Lincoln. Tyler has a BS from UNL’s College of Engineering. In addition to financial planning and risk management, Tyler maintains a speciality in sustainable, responsible and impact investing (SRI). He also serves on the board of directors of several other arts, environmental and community organizations.UNL IANR
WasteCap Nebraska thanks UNL IANR for their sponsorship for the 2015 Sustainability Awards Luncheon!
From the heart of America, the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is taking the lead in solving the world problems related to food, fuel, water and rural development. And they’re not slowing down. In fact, they’re growing their research, teaching and extension programs. They’ve experienced record student enrollments and hired more than 100 new faculty since 2012. They have the experts, the vision and the momentum; and invite you to come grow with them. Learn more at ianr.unl.eduLive broadcast to discuss findings of a Statewide Recycling Study and the viability of recycling in Nebraska
Those offsite, can access the live feed at:
Recent findings of a statewide recycling study will be shared by Mark DeKraai, Senior Research Director at University of Nebraska Public Policy Center. The Study highlights regional gaps in recycling access across Nebraska, compares Nebraska’s recycling and diversion rates to surrounding states, and provides recommendations to improve recycling and waste diversion in Nebraska. Carrie Hakenkamp, Executive Director of WasteCap Nebraska will discuss ways in which diversion can be improved using zero waste concepts and will discuss the economic viability of recycling.
Nebraska Recycles is running a recycling event at the West Gate Bank on 6003 Old Cheney. During the event people may drop off used, broken, or unwanted computers and electronics to us and we will recycle these devices and destroy the information that they contain. This event is open to residential and business customers.
Nebraska Recycles Objectives for the event are:
1) Properly recycle broken and unused computers, laptops, electronics, etc…
2) Destroy the data contained on these devices so that it is not misused
3) Help out the community : Canned food will be accepted and delivered to the Lincoln People’s City Mission, we will be accepting bicycles for MADDADS of Lincoln, and DVD’s will be donated to the DVD’s for Vets program.
The event and details are posted their Facebook page:
We do have a couple restrictions for this event, they are listed on our facebook event page. The most important of which is that we will not be accepting CRT/Projection/the old style large Televisions at this event. Flat Panels will be accepted.2015 Sustainable Business Awards Luncheon
Central States Reprocessing
WasteCap Nebraska is proud to announce Central States Reprocessing as a new member. Your Resin Reprocessing Problems Solved! Central States Reprocessing provides the following services to meet your needs:
WasteCap Nebraska is proud to welcom Central States Telecom is Lincoln’s expert in business phone systems as a new member. We offer variety of services ranging from installing NEC phone networks, to allowing you to seamlessly manage your business calls online or through your mobile.
CST is a diamond level dealer with NEC Corporation of America. We have also partnered with ICC Cabling Solutions, Engenius Wireless Products and Plantronics Headset Solutions, supplementing the telecommunication systems each company provides.
We provide you with the option to choose from a variety of servers, including:
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