Organic Waste Composting Opportunities

LPS cafeteria composting program In 2015, Lincoln Public Schools started an organic waste composting program.

The following firms offer organic waste collection services to Lincoln businesses and institutions:

Waste to Energy Lincoln, an Uribe Refuse Services company, converts food and yard waste into renewable natural gas to fuel Uribe’s natural gas-powered collection vehicles. Food waste collections are available independently or may be bundled with Uribe’s other recycling and refuse services into one monthly rate. For more information visit, email or call 402-467-1239.

Prairieland Dairy accepts food waste and non-recyclable paper products from local businesses and composts it with the manure created from their dairy operations. To learn about collection services visit, email or call 402-791-2228.