• Events

    US EPA WasteWise Program and ReTRAC connect solid waste tracking and reporting FREE webinar

    WasteCap Nebraska is hosting a free webinar on Thursday, September 24, 2015 featuring Jennifer Dawani, WasteWise Program Coordinator, US EPA Region 7; Chris Tuohey, Regional Manager, Kemper Sports/Sand Creek Station Golf Course; and Laura Wetzel, Environmental Communications Manager, Eastern Research Group, Inc. In this webinar, you will hear from the EPA on its free WasteWise program … Read More //


    2015 Sustainable Business Awards Luncheon

    WasteCap Nebraska is hosting the 2015 Sustainable Business Awards Luncheon on Tuesday, October 6, 2015.  Join us to honor the winners and enjoy the company of others that share your business and community values.   The luncheon will be held at 11:30 a.m. at The County Club of Lincoln and will feature Mitch Hedlund, founder of … Read More //


    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 //

  • News

    America’s Greenest Universities!

    The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) was established in 2005 to “help coordinate and strengthen campus sustainability efforts at regional and national levels, and to serve as the first North American professional association for those interested in advancing campus sustainability.” Today, the AASHE also recognizes colleges and universities that have … Read More //


    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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  • 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.