Newsroom

Welcome to the IWRC Newsroom. For more information on news releases, events or photos, contact the Communications team at iwrcpr@uni.edu

February 24, 2015
Event Recap: UNI Day

The IWRC is fortunate to call the University of Northern Iowa's its home. We are proud to be part of this great institution which always leads to excitement for the annual UNI Day at the Statehouse.

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By Lea Hensel
February 10, 2015
Trent to Speak at Solid Waste Conference

Iowa Waste Reduction Center Environmental Specialist, Jennifer Trent, has been chosen as a speaker at the ISOSWO/SWANA Annual Spring Conference taking place March 26-27 in Des Moines.

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By Lea Hensel
January 23, 2015
Upcoming Marketing Workshops for Solid Waste Agencies

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources' Financial and Business Assistance section is hosted three workshops in late January and February 2015 for solid waste agencies and natural resource groups. 

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By Lea Hensel

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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August 12, 2014
New Grant Will Help Educate Public and Landfills About Composting

The Iowa Waste Reduction Center has been awarded a $77,000 grant from the United States Department of Agriculture Rural Development.

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August 4, 2014
IWRC to Host Webinar on Construction and Demolition Waste Reduction

The Iowa Waste Reduction Center announced today that it will host a live webinar titled, “Reducing Construction and Demolition Waste in Iowa,” on Wednesday, September 10 from 1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

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December 23, 2014
IWRC Newsletter | December 2014

It's the final newsletter of 2014! We briefly recap the year and share new stories this month - an award from UNI, new food waste resources developed and VirtualPaint news.

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November 12, 2014
IWRC Newsletter | November 2014

With less than two months left in the year, this month's newsletter features a checklist to help you finish the year strong. Plus a feature on what we learned through the construction and demolition project, as well as your industry news.

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October 15, 2014
IWRC Newsletter | October 2014

This month's newsletter features the start of a new food waste reduction project as well as the results from the Iowa Compressed Air Leak Management Project. And as always, your industry news.

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