• The Recycling and Reuse Technology Transfer Center

    “Promoting environmental sustainability through Research, Education and Outreach”

 The Recycling and Reuse Technology Transfer Center (RRTTC) is an interdisciplinary research, education and outreach center serving Regent university researchers and students, Iowa citizens, business and industry. Read More
  • Outreach Programs & Activites

    The RRTTC develops and implements several environmental education outreach programs to serve various focus groups both at the University of Northern Iowa and in the community. Read More
  • Materials Innovation Services

    The Materials Innovation Service, located in the Department of Industrial Technology at the University of Northern Iowa, is a joint program between the Recycling and Reuse Technology Transfer Center, and the UNI Metal Casting Center. The UNI Metal Casting Center is a nationally recognized leader in foundry research, applied technology, and technical business assistance. Read More
  • Grants & Publications

    The RRTTC promotes sound environmental research and the establishment of new technologies through its competitive grants program. Read More
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Latest News & Events

America Recyles Day

Get "caught" this year for America Recycles Day!! We will be hiding out by the recycling bins in Rod library and Maucker Union on November 18th from 12:00-2:30. Learn more about the event here.

Nate Ruess Concert and the Campus Consciousness Tour

The RRTTC student employees and PIEER group had the opportunity to work with the Campus Consciousness Tour and Nate Ruess on October 7th. Students put on a booth at an informational fair before the concert and participated in a meet and greet with Nate Ruess. Thank you to everyone involved! 

Recycle Cell Phones and Rechargeable Batteries

Recycle old cell phones and rechargeable batteries by dropping them off in designated boxes around campus!

Mixed Recycling Initiative

The University has partnered with Cedar Valley Recycling to accept mixed recycling products from around campus. We are now able to send Cedar Valley Recycling all of our materials that are considered recyclable in a mixed container and they will sort them at their facility.  To read more about the program, click here.


LENR:The Promise of Clean and Affordable Energy

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