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October 8, 2015
Connect with our Painter Training Page on LinkedIn

We are expanding our online resources through a new LinkedIn Painter Training Showcase page.

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By Mallory Feeney
July 7, 2015
5 Reasons Farmers Should Compost

Pop quiz, what is one of the easiest ways to reduce waste on your farm? Start composting! Creating your own compost pile can be easy, cost-effective and keeps food and other waste out of the landfill.

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By Mallory Feeney
May 15, 2015
Compost Training Event Scheduled for August 20

Compost is one of the many options available to reduce the amount of food waste we are sending the landfill. But many are unsure where to start. At home, there are questions about space needed, equipment needed, what can be composted and hwo to use it afterwards. Businesses have the same questions, but usually on a bigger scale!

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By Lea Hensel

September 23, 2015
IWRC Awarded Grant to Continue Food Waste Reduction Efforts

A new national food waste reduction goal has been set by government agencies just in time for the Iowa Waste Reduction Center (IWRC) at the University of Northern Iowa to begin a new grant-funded project to continue its progressive action of reducing food waste in Iowa and diverting it from landfills.

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March 24, 2015
Nickey to Serve on National Committee

Dan Nickey, Associate Director of the Iowa Waste Reduction Center, has accepted an invitation to serve as a member on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Clean Air Act Advisory Committee.

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September 4, 2014
IWRC Announces Tech Days Event

The Iowa Waste Reduction Center at the University of Northern Iowa is excited to announce Tech Days 2014. 

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