August 10, 2017: Online Event – Introducing the New Materials Marketplace Platform

The new Materials Marketplace platform for the Austin Materials Marketplace program was launched in July 2017 and incorporates a wide range of new features. In this webinar on August 10th at noon we will present a demo of the platform, and review its user interface and new elements to help you gain a better understanding of how it all works. At the end of the webinar, we’ll answer any questions in a Q&A session.

Time: August 10, 2017 from 12:00 to 1:00pm
Location: YouTube Live at

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August 8, 2017: Webinar – Innovative Reuse Business Models

The State of Texas Alliance for Recycling (STAR)’s Reuse Council is hosting a webinar on August 8th on reuse business models. Information and registration links below:

We know that Reuse is one of the R’s and has a place above Recycling on the waste hierarchy, but what does the business of reuse look like? What are the successful reuse business models beyond the traditional thrift or resale operation? Speakers will share leading national models for making reuse work for the bottom line through creative repurposing, repair, resale, and remanufacturing. Register to hear how these organizations bring in revenue, control costs, create partnerships, and compete in the marketplace to make reuse financially sustainable. Click here to register.

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