• Events

    Season Football Parking Registration

    Reserve your season parking pass for Nebraska home football games at 6th & J. Parking is $10 per game. Season passes for 7 games are $60 (buy 6 get one free). A 3% processing fee will be charged for online payments. For this pilot season, there will be no alcohol or grills allowed. To Register: … Read More //



    Join us to honor the 2015 Sustainable Business Awards winners and enjoy the company of others that share your business and community values.  The 2015 Sustainable Business Awards Luncheon will be held Tuesday, October 6, 2015, 11:30 am at The Country Club of Lincoln. Mitch Hedlund, founder of Recycle Across America is our inspiring keynote … Read More //


    Webinar to Cover U.S. Zero Waste Business Certification Standards

    WasteCap Nebraska is hosting a free webinar on Thursday, August 27th featuring Stephanie Barger, Founder and Executive Director of U.S. Zero Waste Business Council.  Participants will learn about the requirements and process for obtaining a Zero Waste Business Certification and will be shown some great examples of how businesses have achieved this designation. The webinar will run … Read More //

  • News

    Volunteers Needed for Football Parking Fundraiser

    WasteCap Nebraska is looking for two to three volunteers to help with a pilot program parking cars in our lot at 6th & J for Nebraska home football games.  Volunteers will be needed for up to three hours before each home game to place signage on surrounding streets, take money and direct cars. This is a fundraiser for WasteCap and … Read More //

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    Board Member Openings

    WasteCap Nebraska has four openings on our Board of Directors and we’re looking for some great candidates who are passionate about our mission to eliminate waste in Nebraska.  We’re especially looking for candidates with accounting or finance experience, fundraising experience, community planning and business management.  Please contact Carrie Hakenkamp, Executive Director, at 402-436-2384 x 1000 … Read More //

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    US Conference of Mayors: Definition of Zero Waste

    In support of municipal Zero Waste principles and a hierarchy of materials management the US Conference of Mayors recently adopted a definition of Zero Waste and set of Zero Waste principles that recognize a Hierarchy of materials management as follows: Extended Producer Responsibility and Product Redesign Reduce Waste, Toxicity, Consumption, and Packaging Repair, Reuse and Donate … Read More //

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    Nebraska’s Most Comprehensive Recycling Guide

    Nebraska’s Most Comprehensive Recycling Guide.  This guide helps Nebraska businesses and households find service providers for all their waste reduction and recycling needs.  You can search by material, location or organization.  Click on the recycling guide above to start your search.   … Read More //

  • Spotlights

    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: Resin Recycling, Tolling and Reprocessing Services Purchasing of Industrial Thermoplastic Resin Waste Selling of Reprocessed and Recycled Resin Shipping Service Brokering Service Recycling and Collection Services … Read More //


    Central States Telecom

    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 … Read More //

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    Lancaster Event Center

    WasteCap Nebraska announces Lancaster Event Center as a new member!  Lancaster Events Center hosts exhibitions, concerts, educational activities and the county fair.  For the event calendar and more information visit their website: http://lancastereventcenter.com/ … Read More //

WasteCap's Mission Statement

Our Mission: Eliminating waste in Nebraska through innovation, education and policy change.