Pennsylvania Recycling Markets Center

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Instructional webinars will be held from 11am-12pm on January 6, 13, and 20, 2022

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Developed and hosted by the Pennsylvania Recycling Markets Center,
the Circular Merchant App team actively manages the service and helps build trade relationships.
Funding by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection.

Register Now – Organics Markets Development Summit

2022 Organics Markets Development Summit

Please join us on March 31st 2022 for a virtual 1/2 day symposium on a variety of organics markets development topics.


REGISTER for the 2022 Organics Markets Development Summit

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WEBINAR February 9 | Truth in Recycling Labeling

Sustainable Materials Management Webinar Series 2021-2022

Industry experts address the concerns about the labeling of products and packaging as recyclable when those products are not truly recyclable.



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October 7 | Dr. Sylvia Earle, President and Chairman of Mission Blue and a National Geographic Society Explorer in Residence Dr. Sylvia Earle

Penn State Harrisburg is pleased to welcome Dr. Sylvia Earle as the keynote for the 2021 Research Showcase, in partnership with the PA Recycling Markets Center and the PA Department of Environmental Protection.
Dr. Earle is President and Chairman of Mission Blue and a National Geographic Society Explorer in Residence.

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WEBINAR August 31 | Carton Recycling Update

This webinar will provide an update on the Carton Council’s ongoing efforts in working with manufacturers, recycling program coordinators, haulers, processors and end users to set-up infrastructure to recycle used carton in sustainable manner. Industry experts Jason Pelz and Mark Bond, representatives from facilities that utilize the recovered paper and plastics from cartons, will provide perspective on material procurement, processing, manufacturing and end markets.

Missed the Webinar? Find it in the RMC Webinar Library

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August 19 | Insights into Circularity

Where you can learn if truly the impossible… is possible.


Thursday, August 19, RMC President & CEO Bob Bylone will host a casual one-on-one conversation with the President & CEO of Andela Products, Cynthia Andela. Andela Products has developed a unique technology for processing glass and provides creative solutions for all types of scrap glass reduction and separation.

Missed the Live Talk? View the Video in the RMC Library.

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Pennsylvania Recycling Markets Center


The Pennsylvania Recycling Markets Center Corporation (RMC) is an independent, Pennsylvania non-profit corporation with mission to reduce or eliminate barriers that lead to new expanded use of Pennsylvania’s recycled materials.

The RMC team brings markets development assistance to a near endless list of stakeholders including entrepreneurs, manufacturers, recycled material processors, collection programs, haulers, and governmental agencies. In operation since 2005 and with anchor funding from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, the RMC has an affiliation with Penn State and is headquartered at Penn State Harrisburg with an office in Pittsburgh. Core areas of RMC outreach include feedstock supply connectivity, applied research and commercialization assistance; technology acceleration; and concierge service as a curator of technical and business growth information.

Building and supporting Pennsylvania’s $22.6B recycling marketplace with over 120 years of combined professional recycling industry experience, the Pennsylvania Recycling Markets Center bridges relationships between economic development and use of Pennsylvania’s recycled materials supply.