Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality
Winter 2010


Grant Deadline Approaching

February 1, 2010 is the deadline to submit applications for Waste Reduction and Recycling Incentive Program Grants. This includes Scrap Tire Grants and Building Deconstruction Grants.

The Waste Reduction and Recycling Incentive Grants Fund provides grants to assist in financing sound integrated waste management programs and projects. These programs and projects include, but are not limited to:

Recycling systems;
Market development for recyclable materials;
Intermediate processing facilities;
Facilities using recyclable materials in new products;
Yard waste composting and composting with sewage sludge;
Waste reduction and materials exchange;
Household hazardous waste programs;
Consolidation of solid waste disposal facilities and use of transfer stations; and
Incineration for energy recovery.



Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality
1200 "N" Street, Suite 400
P.O. Box 98922
Lincoln, Nebraska 68509
(402) 471-2186