WasteCap Nebraska is a statewide, member based, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization providing education, training and services to help businesses and communities reach their full potential through practices that support economic, environmental and societal priorities. Our mission is to eliminate waste in Nebraska.
Our goals are to serve as a comprehensive resource for business best practices and recognition in sustainability; to educate stakeholders about the value of sustainable businesses and communities; to help communities on the path to zero waste; and to provide the most complete directory of resources for materials reduction, reuse and recycling in Nebraska.
Eliminating waste in Nebraska through innovation, education, and policy change.
To create a positive, measurable impact on Nebraska’s environmental footprint through the facilitation of sustainable practices that benefit our environment, our communities, our world.
We take a holistic view to understand and evaluate sustainable practices in our approach and interactions with others by balancing the needs of:
We practice effective governance to maintain long term sustainability supported by:
The success of our organization depends on the relationships we develop and foster. We take a leadership role in collaboration, networking and outreach. We partner with experts to provide the highest quality tools and resources to the business community.
WasteCap is committed to providing quality service to Nebraska businesses through:
We are inspired, dedicated, and driven by our mission, doing our best to provide leadership by:
We embrace a culture of learning, continuously seeking professional development opportunities. We strive to maximize the strengths and goals of our board and staff.
We support and encourage the exploration and exchange of ideas.