Pennsylvania Recycling Markets Center

RMC Webinars & Updates

WEBINAR September 26 | Transforming the Solid Waste Sector – Part II: EcoHub – Revolutionizing the Global Materials Management Industry

Presenter: Rob Watson, Founder and Co-Chair, SWEEP (Solid Waste Environmental Excellence Protocol); Chief Sustainability Officer, EcoHub LLC Where: On your computer, in the comfort of your office. Topic/ Subject Matter: Identifying Market Transforming Technology An international leader in market transformation and green buildings, Watson is known as the “Founding Father …

Learn More / Register Here


WEBINAR August 29 | Surviving Recycling’s Historic Markets Downturn: Near- and Longer-term Strategies

Speaker: Lisa A. Skumatz, PhD, Economic Research Associates, Inc.Where: On your computer, in the comfort of your office. The recycling industry is facing one the most significant recycling markets disruptions in history. Municipalities and recycling material processors are looking for the best ways to survive and maintain their programs.  Dramatic …

Learn More / Register Here


WEBINAR July 16 | The Used Textiles Recovery and Reuse Industry

Speakers:Jackie King, Executive Director, The Secondary Materials and Recycled Textile Association (S.M.A.R.T.) Ira Baseman, President, Community Recycling and Founder at CirclarityWhere: On your computer, in the comfort of your office. This webinar will provide an update of the used textiles industry and will address its many and sometimes complicated aspects, …

Learn More / Register Here


Church_Hall_Side The Pennsylvania Recycling Markets Center is a leader in developing and expanding recycling markets in Pennsylvania. The Mission of the RMC is to expand and develop more secure and robust markets for recovered (recycled) materials by helping to overcome market barriers and inefficiencies. In a competitive global marketplace, the RMC is the keystone clearinghouse of environmental, economic development, and manufacturing resources for end use support of recycled commodities and products. The RMC is headquartered at Penn State Harrisburg with satellite office near Pittsburgh.