Pennsylvania Recycling Markets Center

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Understanding National Sword in Pennsylvania

  National Sword is not the name of a new Monty Python skit or Hunger Games tool, but rather an ongoing initiative of the Chinese Government to restrict importation of contaminated recycled materials into China. How may this effect Pennsylvania recycling programs? How may this impact those who use your recycling program? What is the …

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Recycling Press Conference, Harrisburg

Senator Richard Alloway, II (R – Adams, Cumberland (part), Franklin (part),York (part) Counties) is holding a press conference on Senate Bill 800, the “Waste Electronic Equipment Recovery Act.” Senator Alloway is the prime sponsor of the Bill. When: Wednesday October 25, 2017, 10:00a – 10:30a Where: State Capitol, East Wing Rotunda Downtown Harrisburg parking locations …

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PA Senate Hearing on Electronics Recycling

The Pennsylvania Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee is holding a public hearing on the Waste Electronics Equipment Recovery Act (Senate Bill 800) and updates to the Covered Device Recycling Act (Act 108 of 2010). The meeting announcement can be found here. When: Tuesday October 24, 10:00a – 12:00p Where: Room 8E-A, East Wing of …

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Pennsylvania Recycling Markets Center

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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 offices near Pittsburgh and Philadelphia.