NIC receives Nebraska Recycling Council Member of the Year award

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The Nebraska Recycling Council held its 2018 Annual Awards Luncheon & Workshops on Tuesday, October 2 at the Country Club of Lincoln. Seven awards were presented to Nebraska communities, businesses and individuals that have excelled at resource recovery and recycling.

  • Nebraska Innovation Campus is Member of the Year 
  • American Recycling is Service Provider of the Year
  • Habitat for Humanity of Omaha is Green Team of the Year
  • BD Pharmaceutical Systems, Columbus won the Zero Waste Award 
  • City of Lincoln won the Waste Diversion Project of the Year
  • Hofeling Enterprises is End Market of the Year
  • Kevin Creevan of VerMaas Construction is Volunteer of the Year

Jerry Powell, founder and editor of Resource Recycling and two other industry magazines, delivered the keynote address. In addition to the Awards Luncheon, two workshops were held, one for businesses and one for communities. The Awards Luncheon theme was “Systems Thinking.”

About Nebraska Recycling Council

Nebraska Recycling Council is a statewide, member-based, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Our mission is to maximize the economic and environmental benefits of resource recovery in Nebraska. Our goal is to re-energize resource recovery in Nebraska through innovation, education, training, and the power of collaboration. Visit for more information.

Media Contact:
Heather Creevan
Deputy Director
402-436-2384 x1002