Newsroom

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

April 24, 2015
IWRC Student Recognized for Achievements

Being part of the University of Northern Iowa allows the IWRC to work with fantastic student interns. 

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By Mallory Feeney
March 24, 2015
March Madness - Waste Diversion Style (Year 3)

It's the third edition of the IWRC's NCAA March Madness bracket - waste diversion style. For the past two years, we've taken the brackets from the NCAA men's basketball tournaments and put a spin on it. 

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By Lea Hensel
March 17, 2015
Let's Learn About Compost

When developing any type of food waste reduction plan, the IWRC highly recommends referring to the U.S. EPA's Food Recovery Hierarchy.

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By Lea Hensel

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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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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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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