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Iowa Department of Natural Resources – Iowa Waste Exchange

The Iowa Waste Exchange is a free, non-regulatory and confidential materials exchange and waste management assistance program.


The Iowa Waste exchange is one of the nation’s premier materials exchange programs. There is a booming market for byproducts and wastes produced by Iowa institutions and businesses. Since 1990 the Iowa Waste Exchange has matched well over 4 million tons, keeping waste out of landfills and into our economy, saving Iowans more than $125 million by diverting this waste into production and use.”

Services Provided

Technical Assistance

  • Pollution Prevention
  • Technical Support
Contact Information
Jennifer Wright
502 East 9th Street,
5th Floor
Des Moines, IA 50319
(515) 281-8895