Off-Campus Recycling

Help save the planet for only $8!

ASUN and the Lincoln Journal Star have partnered to bring you this exclusive student rate. Have your recycling picked up from your curb or right outside your apartment building door once a week for only $8/month (with a valid NCard). Sign up, receive a bin, and start recycling.

Call 402.473.2695 with your NUID today!
Items we pick up:
Mixed Paper
  • Copy and writing paper
  • Envelopes
  • Post-it notes
  • Shredded paper (in a bag)
  • Paper sacks
  • Paper board (Kleenex boxes, cereal boxes, etc.)
  • Telephone directories
  • Wrapping paper
  • File folders
  • Colored paper
  • Books
  • Advertising inserts
  • Junk mail
  • Magazines
  • Cans
  • Pie tins
  • #1 through #7 (all plastics)
  • Poly bags
  • Grocery sacks
  • Styrofoam
  • Packing peanuts (in a bag)
  • Corrugated
Metal cans (rinsed)
Glass (rinsed)
  • Food and beverage containers only
Items we cannot accept:
Broken glass
Plate glass
Picture frames
Light fixture covers
Aerosol cans
Soiled paper or newspapers
Greasy pizza boxes
Paper plates
Light bulbs
Paper towels
Tissue paper
Wax coated items, such as milk cartons or Pringles cans
Carbon paper
Metals - iron
Or go to to search for the recycling center nearest you.