Pennsylvania Recycling Markets Center

RMC Webinars & Updates

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 …

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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, …

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WEBINAR Tuesday, March 26 – 1:30-2:45 p.m.

Update of the R2 Certification Program Standard Presenter: Sean De Vries, R2 Director, Sustainable Electronics Recycling International Topic Subject Matter – Environmental Management Systems for the Electronics Recycling Industry Registration Link SERI (the Sustainable Electronics Recycling International), is a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing safe and sustainable reuse and recycling …

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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.