Detail the budget of your grant request. BizRecycling may contact your business for additional verification of costs prior to awarding a grant. All funding decisions are at the sole discretion of BizRecycling.
Recycling and Organics Hauling Cost Reimbursement
Businesses are eligible for up to 6 months reimbursement for the cost of recycling or organics fees charged by your waste hauler. Look at your hauler bill to see what your average monthly pick-up fee is. Costs for trash, fees, additional costs, and taxes are not reimbursable.
Average Monthly Recycling Hauling Cost Number of months requested (no more than six months) Total Request Average Monthly Organics Hauling Cost Number of months requested (no more than six months) Total Request
Waste Operations Costs
Businesses are eligible for up to 10 hours a month of staff wages (up to $20.00 an hour) for a period of 6 months related to management of food donation, waste reduction, recycling or organics collection activities.
Hourly Wage (Please enter a number less than or equal to 20.) Total Request
Waste Training Costs
Businesses are eligible for one hour of staff wages per staff member to participate in a recycling training session with a BizRecycling training expert. This may be especially useful if your business has experienced recent staff turnover, or if recycling training has not recently or ever occurred. Businesses must verify that they completed the training at the end of the grant term.
Average Hourly Wage of All Staff (Please enter a number less than or equal to 20.) Number of Staff (enter only whole numbers) Total Request
Sustainable Materials Cost
Businesses are eligible for up to 6 months reimbursement for the purchase of reusable, recyclable or compostable dinnerware or to-go packaging. Enter the average monthly cost for each item requested.
Do you want to list Sustainable Items? List Sustainable Items Describe the items you are requesting. * Number of months requested (no more than six months) Total Request
Food Donation and Recovery
Businesses may request funding for the purchase of equipment or infrastructure to participate in food recovery and donation activities. Examples of eligible items include refrigeration, coolers, or packaging.
Do you want to list Food Donation and Recovery items? List Items Describe the items you are requesting. * Total Request
Businesses may request funding for additional equipment or materials as it relates to meeting BizRecycling goals of waste reduction, food recovery or best practices in recycling and organics management.
Do you want to list Other items? Other List Items Describe the items you are requesting. How will these items assist your business in increasing or maintaining efforts in waste reduction, food recovery, recycling, and/or organics collection? * Total Request Total Grant Request (*Must not exceed $10,000)