January 14 – March 17
Book Read: Sustainable Business in Iowa
Collaborate with the Resource & Reuse Technology Transfer Center on four Tuesday nights in January, February and March from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. in person at the UNI Business and Community Service Building or online through Zoom. Read more and register.

January 15
EPA Tools and Resources webinar: EnviroAtlas Update
EnviroAtlas is a data-rich web-based decision support tool used by states, communities and individuals to help imform policy and planning. This webinar will give an overview of recent and future updates to functionality. Read more and register.

January 21
IRA Legislative Breakfast at the Capitol: 7-9 a.m. in the Capitol Rotunda

January 21
IRA Board Meeting: 10 a.m. Metro Waste Authority, Des Moines

January 21
NERC webinar: Best Management Practices for Community Composting Team Building
The first of a two-part webinar on community-scale composting. Part 1 is all about people: roles and tasks; training and retaining volunteers; lessons learned through case studies of community composting at rural sites, community gardens, and housing developments. Part 2 (date TBD) will focus on systems and the science of composting.

January 23
SMM-EPA Web Academy webinar: Safe Packaging and Transportation of Lithium Batteries: What You Need to Know

January 28
The Recycling Partnership webinar: Minnesota Multifamily Learnings and Insights
Community staff members from around Minnesota will provide insight about successful multifamily recycling improvements.