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State-Specific Exchanges

State Lists of Materials Exhanges


Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Puerto Rico
Rhode Island
South Carolina
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

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 Alabama

bullet Alabama Waste Exchange
Contact: Clarence Mann
Phone: 334-242-5330
Fax: 334-242-0552
Website: www.wastechange.com/cgi-bin/freexchange.cgi?gid=100242 Exit EPA

 Alaska

bullet Alaska Materials Exchange (AME)
Green Star Inc.
880 H Street, Suite 106
Anchorage, AK 99501
Phone: 907-278-7827
Fax: 907-279-5868
E-mail: info@greenstarinc.org
Website: www.greenstarinc.org Exit EPA
Services: Green Star® is a non-profit organization that encourages businesses to practice waste reduction, energy conservation and pollution prevention without jeopardizing the bottom line.

 Arizona

bullet Sedona Recycles
2280 Shelby Dr.
Sedona, AZ 86336
Phone: 928-204-1185
Fax: 928-204-1330
E-mail: www.sedonarecycles.org/reuse-disposal-guide
Services: Sedona Recycles is a nonprofit community recycling center serving Sedona, Cottonwood, Camp Verde, Rimrock, Clarkdale, Jerome, Cornville, and the Village of Oak Creek, with drop-off locations open 24 hours a day.

 Arkansas

bullet Resource Exchange Network for Eliminating Waste (RENEW)
TCEQ (MC-112)
P.O. Box 13087
Austin, TX 78711-3087
Phone: 512-239-3171
Fax: 512-239-3165
E-mail: recycle@tceq.texas.gov
Website: www.zerowastenetwork.org/RENEWDEV/ Exit EPA
Services: A material exchange network that is free to post materials; serves Texas and surrounding states.
 
bullet Arkansas Marketing Directory ADEQ
5301 Northshore Dr.
North Little Rock, AR 72118-5317
Phone: 501-682-0588
Fax: 501-682-0880
E-mail: Bechtel@adeq.state.ar.us
Website: www.adeq.state.ar.us/solwaste/branch_market_dev/mkt_dev.asp Exit EPA
Services: Helps users find markets for collected materials.

California

bullet California Materials Exchange (CalRecycle's CalMAX)
Phone: 800-Recycle (732-9253)
Website: www.calrecycle.ca.gov/CalMAX/default.htm Exit EPA
Services: Connects businesses, organizations, manufacturers, schools, and individuals with the most effective online resources for exchanging materials. Resources include material exchange information for communities, businesses, schools, and by material type, as well as, tips for using these tools.
 
bullet L.A. SHARES
Contact: Bert Ball
Phone: 213-485-1097
E-mail: bert@lashares.org
Website: www.lashares.org Exit EPA
Services: L.A. SHARES is a nonprofit materials reuse program, offering free pick up of donations of reusable goods and materials (both new and gently used) from the local business community and redistributing these items free of charge to nonprofit organizations and schools throughout Los Angeles County.
 

 Colorado

bullet (None available at this time)

 Connecticut

bullet The ReCONNstruction Center
731 New Britain Avenue
Twin City Plaza
Newington, CT 06111
Phone: 860-597-3390
E-mail: info@reconnstructioncenter.org
 
bullet Urbanminers, LLC
39 Oregon Avenue
Hamden, CT 06514
Phone: 203-287-0852
E-mail: urbanminers@urbanminers.com
Website: www.urbanminers.com Exit EPA
 
bullet Green Demolitions
19 Willard Road
Norwalk, CT 06851
Phone: 203-354-7355
E-mail: norwalk@greendemolitions.com
Website: www.greendemolitions.com Exit EPA
 
bullet ReStore - Habitat for Humanity Middlesex County
The Crossroads at Cromwell Shopping Plaza
34 Shunpike Road
Cromwell, CT 06416
Phone: 860-788-6483
E-mail: info@HabitatMiddlesex.org
Website: www.habitatmiddlesex.org/restore Exit EPA
 
bullet ReStore – Habitat for Humanity of Northeast, CT
171 Providence Street (Route 6)
Putnam, CT 06260
Phone: 860-928-2200
E-mail: info@habitatnortheastct.org
 
bullet ReStore – Housatonic Habitat for Humanity
51 Austin Ave.
Danbury, CT 06811
Phone: 203-745-3695
E-mail: restoredonations@housatonichabitat.org
Website: www.housatonichabitat.org Exit EPA
 
bullet ReStore – Habitat for Humanity of Coastal Fairfield County
1785 Stratford Ave.
Stratford, CT 06615
Phone: 203-383-4358
E-mail: restore@habitatcfc.org
Website: www.bridgeporthabitat.org Exit EPA
 
bullet ReStore – Habitat for Humanity of Southeastern CT
400 New London Road
Salem, CT 06420
Phone: 860-892-9553
E-mail: restore@habitatsect.org
Website: www.habitatsect.org Exit EPA
 
bullet Connecticut Building Material Reuse Centers
Services: List of Building Material Reuse Centers within Connecticut (PDF) (2 pp, 557K, About PDF) Exit EPA
 
bullet Reuse Marketplace
Website: www.ReuseMarketplace.org Exit EPA
Services: This is a regional on-line material exchange sponsored by the states of CT, DE, MA, NJ, NY, RI, and VT and also by several corporations. This site replaced or enhanced existing exchanges within those states.

 Delaware

bullet Northeast Recycling Council (NERC)
Website: www.reusemarketplace.org/ Exit EPA
Services: A free regional network to find, sell, trade, or give away reusable and surplus items that would otherwise be disposed as trash. Businesses, institutions, governments, and organizations in the states of Connecticut, Delaware, Massachussetts, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont are eligible to create accounts and to post listings. Anyone is welcome to search or browse the posted items.
 
bullet The Reuse Marketplace
Website: www.reusemarketplace.org/ Exit EPA
Services: The Reuse Marketplace is a free regional network to find, sell, trade, or give away reusable and surplus items that would otherwise be disposed as trash. Businesses, institutions, governments, and organizations in the states of Connecticut, Delaware, Massachussetts, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont are eligible to create accounts and to post listings. Anyone is welcome to search or browse the posted items. The Reuse Marketplace is supported by state agencies and private businesses. The website is administered by the Northeast Recycling Council (NERC), a regional non-profit dedicated to an environmentally sustainable economy through source and toxicity reduction, reuse, recycling, and green purchasing.

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 Florida

bullet Southern Waste Information Exchange (SWIX)
PO Box 960
Tallahassee, FL 3230
Contact: Gene Jones or Ray Moreau
Phone: 800-441-7949
Fax: 850-386-4321
E-mail: gene@swix.ws or ray@swix.ws
Services: Catalog, published twice a year, contains listings for all types of materials; information clearinghouse for industry provides information concerning solid and hazardous waste management.
 
bullet Commercial Materials Exchange
Contact: David Burt
E-mail: dburtfl@juno.com
Services: Nonprofit handling building materials including appliances, windows, doors, and paint.
 
bullet Etoolbay, Inc
4921 NW 48th Ave.
Coconut Creek, FL 33073
Services: Free online service providing multiple ways to reduce and reuse stuff in your neighborhood. Rent what you need, swap what you don't want for what you want, donate and receive unwanted items for free instead of buying - all methods that reduce waste and keep useful products out of landfills.

 Georgia

bullet EnviroShare & X-Change
Hall County Resource Recovery
Contact: Richard D. Foote
Phone: (770) 535-8284
E-mail: rfoote@hallcounty.org
Website: www.hallcounty.org/enviroshare/ Exit EPA
Services: EnviroShare seeks to: improve our environment by helping each other reduce solid waste; establish a library of best practices for waste reduction (waste prevention and recycling); provide information on services/consultants for special needs beyond what the EnviroShare Team can provide; provide sources for recycling markets; assist with waste audits; provide information on personnel with specific expertise for volunteer assistance; encourage networking and information exchange; facilitate materials exchange; and be a clearinghouse of information.

 Hawaii

bullet Hawaii Materials Exchange (HIMEX)
Maui Recycling Group, Inc.
PO Box 880852
Maui, HI 96788
Contact: Jeff Stark
Phone: 866 542-2232 or
808 878-6666
Fax: 808 878-6666
E-mail: jstark@maui.net
Website: www.alohashares.org Exit EPA
Services: Publishes a catalog three times per year with commodity lists; matches businesses and individuals who have valuable materials to be exchanged with businesses and individuals in need of these materials; facilitates no-cost trades between HIMEX listers.
 
bullet Aloha Shares Network
PO Box 880852
Pukalani, HI 96788
Contact: Joy Webster
Maui Recycling Group
Phone: 808-572-6668
Fax: 808-572-4817
Website: www.alohashares.org Exit EPA
Services: Donations of material are accepted from anyone
in the community, including businesses, organizations, individuals, and government agencies. Recipients must be nonprofit organizations, churches, or schools registered in the State of Hawaii.
Fees: There is no charge to either the donor or the recipient for the service offered by Aloha Shares Network. The donor may not charge the recipient for the items donated.

 Idaho

bullet NW MaterialsMart
Phone: 503-229-5479
E-mail: NWexchange@deq.state.or.us
Website: www.nwmaterialsmart.org Exit EPA
Services: A coalition of public and private organizations supporting the use of materials exchanges in the Northwest. Lists regional and specialty exchanges.

 Illinois

bullet Industrial Material Exchange Service
Illinois EPA (34)
PO Box 19276, MC#24
1021 North Grand Avenue, East, #24
Springfield, IL 62794-9276
Phone: 217-782-0450
Fax: 217-782-9142
Website: www.epa.state.il.us/imes.html Exit EPA
Services: Publishes a bimonthly catalog that contains listings for all types of nonhazardous and hazardous materials available for exchange from sources throughout the United States and some areas of Canada and Mexico; serves states in EPA Regions 5, 6, and 7.
 
bullet National Association for Exchange of Industrial Resources
560 McClure Street
Galesburg, IL 61401
Contact: Corporate Relations
Phone: 800-562-0955
Fax: 309-343-0862
E-mail: donor@naeir.org
Website: www.naeir.org Exit EPA
Services: Solicit donations of valuable, new merchandise from American corporations and redistribute this merchandise to members who include non-profit organizations, churches, and schools.

 Indiana

bullet Materials Available Database
Phone: 317-232-8940
E-mail: tsorge@commerce.state.in.us
Website: www.in.gov/cgi-bin/idem/imx/list_materials.cgi Exit EPA
Services: The Materials Available Database is a listing of scrap materials produced by Indiana companies that can be used as valuable raw materials by others.

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 Iowa

bullet Iowa Waste Exchange
Website: www.iowadnr.gov/Environment/LandStewardship/WasteManagement/BusinessIndustry/FABA/IowaWasteExchangeIWE.aspx Exit EPA
Services: The IWE is designed to keep waste out of the landfills and in production. Representatives are available to help anyone who is looking for a specific item or has items they are willing to give away.
Fees: Free to Iowa residents.

 Kansas

 
bullet Forerunner Recycling
8240 E. Bannister
Kansas City, Mo 64134
Phone: 877 478-6611
Website: www.forerunnerrecycling.com Exit EPA
Services: This company recycles surplus computer equipment by breaking down equipment to circuit board level and refurbishing as much material as possible; service is free for most clients.

 Kentucky

bullet Covington Reuse Center
315 E. 15th Street
Covington, KY 41011
Phone: 859-291-0777
Fax: 859-291-8444
Website: www.covingtonreusecenter.com/ Exit EPA
Services: Hours: 9-4 weekdays 9-noon saturday

 Louisiana

bullet Resource Exchange Network for Eliminating Waste (RENEW)
Website: http://www.zerowastenetwork.org/renewdev/ Exit EPA
Services: This tool is designed to help facilities in EPA Region 6 (Arkansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Texas) exchange materials that would otherwise be disposed of. RENEW allows you to see materials available at a facility, or post your own materials. Facilities who post materials can avoid disposal costs, and possibly reduce their regulatory burden. Searching available materials helps you find materials for your facility at a reduced cost, often free.

 Maine

bullet Maine Housing and Building Materials Exchange
Gray Location
169 Lewiston Road
Gray, ME 04039
Phone: 207-657-2957
Website: www.mainebme.org Exit EPA
Services: Handles a variety of materials meeting the housing needs for the community.
 
bullet Maine Materials Exchange (M2X)
93 Maquoit Drive
Freeport, ME 04032
Contact: Harold E. Arndt
Phone: 207-865-6621
Fax: 207-865-6478
E-mail: h.arndt@m2x.com
Website: www.m2x.com Exit EPA
Services: Periodic newsletter lists materials exchanged; serves Maine and northeast states; handles many materials including industrial and business surplus, machinery, metals, and some hazardous materials; listing is posted on the organization's Web site as well.
Fees: 20 percent of sale value from material exchange (negotiable).
 
bullet EPA New England's Reuse Directory
Website: www.epa.gov/NE/assistance/reuse/index.html Exit EPA
Services: A resource guide to donation opportunities for businesses, local governments, and residents.

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 Maryland

bullet Community Forklift
4671 Tanglewood Drive
Edmonston, Maryland 20781
Phone: 301-985-5180
E-mail: info@communityforklift.com
Website: www.communityforklift.com Exit EPA
Services: Community Forklift accepts donations and sells surplus, salvaged, and green building materials at low prices. Proceeds support job training programs, community revitalization, and public education about green building. We can pick up large items. Need to get rid of an entire building? Our partner, Deconstruction Services, will take it apart carefully. It can cost less than traditional demolition because you avoid landfill fees and recieve a tax deduction.
 
bullet The Loading Dock
2523 Gwynn Falls Parkway
Baltimore, Maryland 21216
Phone: 410-728-3625
Fax: 410-728-3633
E-mail: general@loadingdock.org
Website: www.loadingdock.org Exit EPA
Services: This nonprofit organization collects surplus and used/useable building materials and redistributes them to those in need.
 
bullet Mid-Atlantic Consortium of Recycling and Economic Development Officials (MACREDO) Recycling Markets Directory Search
Services: MACREDO's compilation of recycling facilities in the region presented in the form of a searchable database. Users can search the database for entries based on business name, location, commodity group, or facility type.
 
bullet Reuse Development Organization, Inc. (ReDO)
c/o The Loading Dock
2523 Gwynn Falls Parkway
Baltimore, MD 21216
Phone: 410-669-7245
Fax: 410-728-3633
E-mail: info@redo.org
Website: www.redo.org Exit EPA

 Massachusetts

bullet City of Newton 2Good2Waste
Website: www.2good2waste.org/newton/ Exit EPA
Services: The City of Newton 2Good2Waste is a webservice which provides residents with a convenient way to sell, trade or give away used or surplus items that would otherwise be disposed of. You can post listings of items and materials you wish to dispose of or browse for those currently available in your area. Each listing contains a description of the material or item, contact information, and in some cases cost and delivery information. The actual exchange transactions are carried out directly between the interested parties.
 
bullet EPA New England's Reuse Directory
Website: www.epa.gov/NE/assistance/reuse/index.html Exit EPA
Services: A resource guide to donation opportunities for businesses, local governments, and residents.

 Michigan

bullet
E-mail: doroshkl@michigan.gov
Website: www.michigan.gov/deq/0,4561,7-135-3585_4130-12387--,00.html Exit EPA
Services: Michigan manages an inventory site on Recyclers World that provides Michigan businesses the opportunity to list available materials. The state's environmental assistance division will list materials and check online exchanges for companies that do not have access to the Internet.
 
bullet The Scrap Box
581 State Circle
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
Contact: Sally Warn
Phone: 743-994-0012 or
734-994-4420
Fax: 734-994-4420 (call first)
Website: http://scrapbox.org/wordpress1/ Exit EPA
Services: This nonprofit community resource center is filled with an ever-changing inventory of unique materials for creative re-use by crafters, artists, teachers, and children.

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 Minnesota

bullet Minnesota Materials Exchange
Minnesota Technical Assistance Program
University of Minnesota, McNamara Alumni Center
200 Oak Street, SE, Suite 350
Minneapolis, MN 55455-2008
Contact: Suzy Mellem
Phone: 612-624-1300
Fax: 612-624-3370
Website: www.mnexchange.org Exit EPA
Services: Provides an online catalog of materials available and materials wanted.
 
bullet Northcentral Minnesota Materials Exchange
Cass County Environmental Service Department
Cass County Courthouse
Box 3000
Walker, MN 56484
Contact: Brita Sailer
Phone: 218-547-7428
Fax: 218-547-2440
E-mail bsailer.matex@co.cass.mn.us
Website: www.co.cass.mn.us/esd/matex.html Exit EPA
Services: Mainly for businesses, although residents may list materials in certain cases. Serves Cass, Crow Wing, and Hubbard Counties.
 
bullet Northeast Minnesota Materials Exchange
Western Lake Superior Sanitary District (WLSSD)
2626 Courtland Street
Duluth, MN 55806
Contact: Heidi Carlson
Phone: 218-722-3336, ext. 440
Fax: 218-727-7471
E-mail: matexch@cp.duluth.mn.us
Website: www.wlssd.duluth.mn.us/garbage_mrc.php Exit EPA
Services: Accepts various types of nonhazardous materials for exchange; serves northeastern Minnesota and northwestern Wisconsin.
 
bullet Otter Tail County Materials Exchange
1115 North Tower Rd.
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
Phone: 218-998-4898
Fax: 218-998-4899
Website: www.co.otter-tail.mn.us/279/Materials-Exchange Exit EPA
Services: Mainly for businesses; service is free.
 
bullet Southwest Minnesota Materials Exchange
Nobels County/Environmental Services
PO Box 187
Worthington, MN 56187
Contact: Roger Schroeder
Phone: 507-372-8210
E-mail: rogerschroeder@co.lyon.mn.us
Website: http://mnexchange.org Exit EPA
Services: Lists various types of materials for exchange; serves southwestern Minnesota.
 
bullet Twin Cities Free Market
Eureka Recycling
2828 Kennedy Street NE
Minneapolis, MN 55413
Phone: 651-222-7678
Fax: 612-623-3277
E-mail: info@eurekarecycling.org
Website: www.eurekarecycling.org Exit EPA
Services: Lists reusable goods for the home, office, or garden; serves Twin Cities residents and residents of the Minnesota seven-county metropolitan area, including residents of Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott and Washington counties.
 
bullet West Central Minnesota Materials Exchange
Clay County Environmental Programs
PO Box 280
Moorhead, MN 56561-0280
Contact: Kent Severson
Phone: 218-299-7329
E-mail: kent.severson@co.clay.mn.us
Website:
Services: Lists various types of materials for exchange; serves West Central Minnesota.

 Mississippi

bullet Tennessee Materials Exchange
226 Capitol Boulevard
Suite 606
Nashville, TN 37219
Phone: 615-532-8657
Fax: 615-532-4937
E-mail: buggeln@utk.edu
Services: Catalog is published three times per year; serves Tennessee and its surrounding states; does not handle radioactive materials.

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 Missouri

bullet Illinois Industrial Material Exchange Service
Illinois EPA (34)
PO Box 19276, MC#24
1021 North Grand Avenue, East, #24
Springfield, IL 62794-9276
Phone: 217-782-0450
Fax: 217-782-9142
Website: www.epa.state.il.us/imes.html Exit EPA
Services: Missouri distributes the bimonthly catalog published by Illinois that contains listings for all types of nonhazardous and hazardous materials available for exchange from sources throughout the United States and some areas of Canada and Mexico; serves states in EPA Regions 5, 6, and 7.
 
bullet ReSource St. Louis
PO Box 16882
Clayton, MO 63105
Website: www.resourcestlouis.org/ Exit EPA
Services: ReSource St. Louis' mission is to divert construction and demolition materials from local landfills by offering environmentally and financially responsible alternatives to the traditional construction process.
 
bullet Surplus Exchange
1107 Hickory
Kansas City, MO 64101
Contact: Rick Goring
Phone: 816-472-0444
Fax: 816-472-8105
E-mail: rgoring@crn.org
Website: www.surplusexchange.org Exit EPA
Services: Operates a warehouse filled with business furniture, equipment, and electronics available to the nonprofit community and the general public.
 
bullet Tennessee Materials Exchange
105 Student Services Building
Knoxville, TN 37996
Contact: Richard Buggeln
Phone: 865-974-9058
Fax: 865-974-1258
E-mail: buggeln@utk.edu
Website: www.cis.utk.edu/environmental/recycle/TME.shtml Exit EPA
Services: Catalog is published three times per year; serves Tennessee and its surrounding states; does not handle radioactive materials.
 
bullet Industrial Material Exchange Service (IMES)
Environmental Improvement and Energy Resources Authority
325 Jefferson Street
Jefferson City, MO 65101
Contact: Tom Welch
Phone: 573-751-4919
Fax: 573-635-3486
Services: Bimonthly catalog lists companies and available materials, including byproducts and industrial and hazardous waste; matches Missouri businesses that have onsite waste products with companies seeking raw materials for reuse in manufacturing processes; operated in conjunction with Illinois Industrial Materials Exchange.

 Montana

bullet Montana Material Exchange
MSU Extension Service
PO Box 173580
Montana State University
Bozeman, MT 59717
Contact: Michael Vogel
Phone: 406-994-3451
Fax: 406-994-5417
E-mail: mvogel@montana.edu
Services: Quarterly publication lists materials available and wanted; form for adding a material to the listing is available through the exchange office.

 Nebraska

bullet Nebraska Materials Exchange Program
Keep Nebraska Beautiful
3201 Pioneers Boulevard, Suite 118
Lincoln, NE 68502
Contact: Pete Stadig
Phone: 402 486-4562
402 486-4622
Fax: 402-486-4563
E-mail: info@knb.org
Website: www.knb.org/exchange.html Exit EPA
Services: Provides a free service for businesses, industries, schools, organizations, and communities.  Publishes a quarterly newsletter listing materials available and wanted.

 Nevada

bullet Education Collaborative of Washoe County
From Crayons to Computers
PO Box 30425
Reno, NV 89520
Contact: Denise Hedrick, Executive Director
Phone: 775-353-5533
Fax: 775-353-5536
Website: www.ed-alliance.org/ Exit EPA
 
bullet Clark County Public Education Foundation
Las Vegas/Clark County
3360 West Sahara, Suite 160
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Phone: 702-799-1042
Website www.thepef.org/programs_exchange.html Exit EPA

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 New Hampshire

 
bullet EPA New England's Reuse Directory
Website: www.epa.gov/NE/assistance/reuse/index.html Exit EPA
Services: A resource guide to donation opportunities for businesses, local governments, and residents.
 
bullet New Hampshire Waste Exchange
Website: www.wastechange.com/cgi-bin/freexchange.cgi?gid=100233 Exit EPA
Services: Free service for business in New Hampshire to list waste materials that they generate. The waste exchange finds disposal alternatives or recyclers that have an interest in that material and connects them directly; we are a waste match maker.

 New Jersey

(None availbale at this time)

 New Mexico

bullet Resource Exchange Network for Eliminating Waste (RENEW)
TCEQ (MC-112)
PO Box 13087
Austin, TX 78711-3087
Phone: 512-239-3171
Fax: 512-239-3165
E-mail: recycle@tceq.texas.gov
Website: www.tceq.texas.gov/p2/P2Recycle/renew/renew.html Exit EPA
Services: A materials-exchange network for industries, businesses, and governmental units that promotes reclaiming, recycling and reuse of materials.

 New York

bullet New York State Reuse Directory
Website: http://syracusecoe.org/EFC/images/allmedia/publications/ReuseDirectoryWeb.pdf
 
bullet New York Wa$teMatch
City College of New York
Steinman Hall, Rm 102
140th Street & Convent Avenue
NY, NY 10031
Contact: Ben Rose, General Mnager
NYC Materials Exchange Development Program/NYC WasteMatch Adanna Roberts, New York
Phone: 212-650-5832
Website: www.wastematch.org Exit EPA
Services: NY Wa$teMatch operates an online materials exchange for businesses, nonprofits, other organizations, and residents in New York City. Staff members also perform free waste assessments for businesses; recommend source reduction, reuse, and recycling practices; and
establish contracts for waste services.
Fees: Listing materials on the online exchange is free; contributions for completed transactions are welcome. Waste assessments are also free. NY Wa$teMatch collects a fee from businesses that realize cost savings or revenues by implementing the program's recommendations.
 
bullet Western/Central New York Materials Exchange (Mat-Ex)
GLOW Region Solid Waste Management Committee
3837 West Main Street Road
Batavia, NY 14020-9404
Contact: Peggy Grayson
Phone: 1-800-836-1154 or 585-344-2580 ext. 5463
Fax: 585-345-3061
E-mail: pgrayson@co.genesee.ny.us or glow@co.genesee.ny.us
Website: www.mat-ex.org Exit EPA
Services: Serves businesses, individuals, non profits, schools, institutions and governments in 18 counties in western and central New York State and assists them with waste reduction. Offers a continuously updated catalog on a triennial basis, as well as online access.
No service fees charged.
 
bullet NY Biomass Trader
Website: http://biomasstrader.org/ Exit EPA
Services: NY Biomass Trader is a free web-based service that facilitates the exchange of information on biomass materials and biomass-derived products between buyers & sellers (or givers & takers). It's a virtual marketplace that connects New York and Pennsylvania producers, consumers and traders of organic waste materials.
 
bullet Build It Green! New York City
3-17 26th Ave. (at 4th Street)
Astoria, Queens, NY 11102
Contact: Justin Green
Phone: 718-777-0132
Fax: 718-777-0114
E-mail: greeninfo@bignyc.org or gowanus@bignyc.org
Website: www.bignyc.org Exit EPA
Services: Nonprofit re-use store maintaining a showroom and warehouse of good quality used and never used building materials including cabinets, appliances, windows, doors, lighting fixtures, plumbing and electrical supplies, lumber, etc.
 
bullet Gowanus Center
69 9th St.
Brooklyn, NY
Phone: 718-786-5300, Ext. 32
Fax: 718-937-1799
E-mail: marvinluccioni@licbdc.org or gowanus@bignyc.org
Website: www.licbdc.org/licbdc/business_services/recycling.html Exit EPA
Services: Primarily assists small industrial and commercial firms by conducting facility assessments to determine waste reduction, materials management, and recycling opportunities. INWRAP also has a separate research, development, and educational outreach program for hard to reduce, reuse, and recycle materials.
 
bullet Industrial Waste Recycling and Prevention Program (INWRAP)
Long Island City Business Development Corporation
29-10 Thomson Avenue
9th floor
Long Island City, NY 11101
Contact: Marvin Luccioni
Phone: 718-786-5300, Ext. 32
Fax: 718-937-1799
E-mail: marvinluccioni@licbdc.org
Website: www.licbdc.org/licbdc/business_services/recycling.html Exit EPA
Services: Primarily assists small industrial and commercial firms by conducting facility assessments to determine waste reduction, materials management, and recycling opportunities. INWRAP also has a separate research, development, and educational outreach program for hard to reduce, reuse, and recycle materials.
 
bullet Eastern Rensselaer County Community Warehouse
19 Church Steet
Melrose, NY 12124
Phone: 518-687-1017
Services: Accepts household furnishings, office equipment and furniture, building materials, and other items from the Albany-Troy, New York, and Bennington, Vermont, areas.
 
bullet InterVol RUMS
100 KingsHighway S. Suite 1200
Rochester, NY 14621
Phone: 585-922-1997
E-mail: info@intervol.org
Website: www.intervol.org/ Exit EPA
Services: InterVol’s “Recovery of Unused Medical Supplies” program accepts unused medical supplies and used equipment from hospitals, health care facilities, and other organizations in the Rochester, NY area and makes these materials available for reuse.
 
bullet Materials for the Arts
33-00 Northern Boulevard 3rd Floor
Long Island City, NY 11101
Phone: 718-729-3001
Fax: 718-729-2823
E-mail: info@mfta.nyc.gov
Website: www.mfta.org/ Exit EPA
Services: Makes donated materials from businesses in New York City available to local arts organizations and schools.

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Building Materials Reuse Centers in New York State

bullet Habitat for Humanity of Suffolk
2111 Lakeland Ave.
Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
Phone: 631-521-7789
E-mail: info@suffolkrestore.com
Website: www.habitatsuffolk.org Exit EPA
Hours: Mon & Sat: 9am – 3pm
Tue – Fri: 9am – 6pm
 
bullet Build It Green! New York City (BIG!NYC)
3-17 26th Ave
Astoria, NY 11102
Phone: 718-777-0132
E-mail: See online form at www.bignyc.org/contact
Website: http://www.bignyc.org Exit EPA
Services: Nonprofit re-use store maintaining a showroom and warehouse of good quality used and never used building materials including cabinets, appliances, windows, doors, lighting fixtures, plumbing and electrical supplies, lumber, etc. BIG!NYC also offers deconstruction services. Contact Max Rubenstein.
 
bullet Habitat for Humanity of Westchester County
524 Main Street
New Rochelle, NY 10801
Phone: 914-636-8335 x206
E-mail: donations@habitatwc.org
Website: http://hfhwrestore.blogspot.com/ Exit EPA
Services: Accepts donations of good, useable building materials from individuals and commercial entities and sells these items to the general public at a fraction of typical retail prices at the ReStore.
 
bullet Habitat for Humanity of Westchester County
2 Cortlandt St.
Mt. Vernon, NY 10550
Phone: 1-888-942-2482
E-mail: donations@habitatwc.org
Website: http://hfhwrestore.blogspot.com/ Exit EPA
Services: Accepts donations of good, useable building materials from individuals and commercial entities and sells these items to the general public at a fraction of typical retail prices at the ReStore.
 
bullet Habitat for Humanity of Greater Newburgh
125 Washington Street
Newburgh, N Y 12550
Phone: 845-565-1789
E-mail: restore@habitatnewburgh.org
Website: www.habitatnewburgh.org/donate.htm Exit EPA
Services: Accepts donations of good, useable building materials from individuals and commercial entities and sells these items to the general public at a fraction of typical retail prices at the ReStore.
 
bullet Habitat for Humanity Columbia County
829 Route 66
Hudson, NY 12534
Phone: 518-828-0892
E-mail: info@columbiacountyhabitat.org
Website: www.columbiacountyhabitat.org/?page_id=20 Exit EPA
Services: Accepts donations of good, useable building materials from individuals and commercial entities and sells these items to the general public at a fraction of typical retail prices at the ReStore.
 
bullet Habitat for Humanity of Schenectady County, Inc.
1957 Foster Ave.
Schenectady, NY 12308
Phone: 518-395-3412
E-mail: habitat@schenectadyhabitat.org
Website: www.schenectadyhabitat.org/ Exit EPA
Services: Accepts donations of good, useable building materials from individuals and commercial entities and sells these items to the general public at a fraction of typical retail prices at the ReStore.
 
bullet Habitat for Humanity Capital District
454 N. Pearl St.
Albany, NY 12204
Phone: 518-275-6638
E-mail: ReStore@capitaldistricthabitat.org
Website: www.capitaldistricthabitat.org Exit EPA
Services: Accepts donations of good, useable building materials from individuals and commercial entities and sells these items to the general public at a fraction of typical retail prices at the ReStore.
 
bullet Silver Fox Salvage
20 Learned Street
Albany, NY 12207
Phone: 518-256-3955
E-mail: silverfoxsalvagela@me.com
Website: www.silverfoxsalvage.com/ Exit EPA
Services: Green Take Down Demolitions, an affiliate, also offers deconstruction services. Contact them at 518.491.1540 or www.greentakedowndemolition.com/ Exit EPA
 
bullet Syracuse Habitat for Humanity
308 Otisco St.
Syracuse, NY 13024
Phone: 315-475-9172
E-mail: restoremanager@syracusehabitat.org
Website: www.syracuserestore.org/ Exit EPA
Services: Picks up, and provides drop-off locations for, donations of good, useable building materials from individuals and commercial entities and sells these items to the general public at a fraction of typical retail prices at the ReStore.
 
bullet Finger Lakes ReUse, Inc.
Triphammer Mall
2255 N. Triphammer Road
Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone: 607-257-9699
E-mail: info@fingerlakesreuse.org
Website: www.fingerlakesreuse.org Exit EPA
Services: Promotes exchange of building materials, computers, electronics, household goods, appliances, and also offers deconstruction services.
 
bullet Southeastern Steuben County Habitat for Humanity
3412 Route 414
Corning, NY 14830
Phone: 607-377-5524
E-mail: habitatcorning@clarityconnect.com
Website: http://habitatcorning.org/restore.html Exit EPA
Services: Accepts donations of good, useable building materials from individuals and commercial entities and sells these items to the general public at a fraction of typical retail prices at the ReStore.
 
bullet Significant Elements, a program of Historic Ithaca
212 Center Street
Ithaca, New York 14850
Phone: 607-277-3450
E-mail: hi.sigelements@gmail.com
Website: www.significantelements.org/ Exit EPA
Hours: Tue, Wed and Sat: 9am – 5pm
Thu and Fri: 9am – 6pm
 
bullet ReHouse Architectural Salvage
469 W Ridge Rd
Rochester, NY 14615-2822
Phone: 585-288-3080
E-mail: ReHouseInfo@rehouseny.com
Website: www.ReHouse.com Exit EPA
Hours: Mon, Tue, Wed: 9am - 5pm
Thu: 9am - 7pm
Sat: 9am - 6pm
 
bullet Flower City Habitat for Humanity
755 Culver Road
Rochester, NY 14609
Phone: 585-697-2012
E-mail: habitat@rochesterhabitat.org
Website: www.rochesterhabitat.org/ReStore Exit EPA
Services: Accepts donations of good, useable building materials from individuals and commercial entities and sells these items to the general public at a fraction of typical retail prices at the ReStore.
 
bullet Habitat for Humanity of Genesee County
8221 Lewiston Road (First United Methodist Church)
Batavia, NY 14020
Phone: 585-343-2372 Ext. 16
E-mail: info@geneseehabitat.com
Website: http://geneseehabitat.com/restore/ or Facebook.com/GeneseeReStore Exit EPA
Services: Accepts donations of good, useable building materials from individuals and commercial entities and sells these items to the general public at a fraction of typical retail prices at the ReStore.
 
bullet Habitat for Humanity of Ontario County
3040 County Rd. 10
Canandaigua, NY 14424
Phone: 585-396-3040
E-mail: restore@hfhoc.org
Website: http://restore.hfhoc.org/ Exit EPA
Services: Accepts donations of good, useable building materials from individuals and commercial entities and sells these items to the general public at a fraction of typical retail prices at the ReStore.
 
bullet Buffalo Reuse, Inc.
296 E Ferry St.
Buffalo NY 14208
Phone: 716-882-2800
E-mail: info@buffaloreuse.org
Website: www.buffaloreuse.org Exit EPA
Services: Buffalo Reuse also offers deconstruction services.
 
bullet Habitat for Humanity Buffalo
501 Amherst Street
Buffalo NY 14207
Phone: 716-852-6607 Ext. 203
E-mail: BuffaloReStore@yahoo.com
Website: www.habitatbuffalo.org/index.php/restore Exit EPA
Services: Accepts donations of good, useable building materials from individuals and commercial entities and sells these items to the general public at a fraction of typical retail prices at the ReStore.
 
bullet Habitat for Humanity Buffalo
1675 South Park Ave
Buffalo, NY 14220
Phone: 716-852-6607 Ext. 302
E-mail: BuffaloReStore@yahoo.com
Website: www.habitatbuffalo.org/index.php/restore Exit EPA
Services: Accepts donations of good, useable building materials from individuals and commercial entities and sells these items to the general public at a fraction of typical retail prices at the ReStore.

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 North Carolina

bullet Mecklenburg County Waste Exchange Marketplace
700 N. Tryon Street. Charlotte, NC 28202
Charlotte, NC 28202
Contact:Ryan Johnson
Phone: 704-432-3200
E-mail:ryan.johnson@mecklenburgcountync.gov
Phone: 704-432-3200
Website: http://wasteexchange.mecklenburgcountync.gov/
Services: Mecklenburg County’s Waste Exchange Marketplace is a forum to facilitate the exchange of recoverable industrial and commercial wastes between material generators and potential end users for those materials. Site users can browse existing posts for "materials available" and "materials wanted", or create a new post.
 
bullet North Carolina WasteTrader
North Carolina Division of Pollution Prevention and Environmental Assistance (DPPEA)
1639 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1639
Contact:www.ncwastetrader.org/anon.aspx
Phone: 919-715-6500 or 800 763-0136
Fax: 919-715-6794
Website: www.ncwastetrader.org
Services: North Carolina's marketplace for discarded or surplus materials and products. This waste exchange service is designed to divert recoverable materials from disposal while providing feedstocks and supplies to potential users.
North Carolina also has www.ncbiomasstrader.org/ Exit EPA which is North Carolina's marketplace for biomass, bio-based feedstocks, and bio-based energy products and fuels. This exchange service is designed to provide a marketplace for biomass materials that can be used in bio-based manufacturing, converted to energy, or used in energy generating processes or technologies.
 
bullet Scrap Exchange
548 Foster Street
Durham, NC 27701
Contact: Faye Miller
Phone: 919-688-6960
Fax: 919-688-2792
E-mail: thescrapexchange@earthlink.net
Website: www.scrapexchange.org Exit EPA
Services: A nonprofit organization that collects clean, reusable industrial discards for creative reuse.
 
bullet Southern Waste Information eXchange, Inc. (SWIX)
Post Office Box 960
Tallahassee, FL 32302
Contact: Gene Jones or Ray Moreau
Phone: 800-441-7949
Fax: 850-386-4321Exit EPA
E-mail: gene@swix.ws or ray@swix.ws
Website: http://wastexchange.org Exit EPA
Services: Catalog, published twice a year, contains listings for all types of materials; information clearinghouse for industry provides information concerning solid and hazardous waste management

 North Dakota

bullet North Dakota Free ME
North Dakota Department of Health
Division of Waste Management
918 East Divide Avenue - 3rd Floor
Bismarck, ND 58501-1947
Contact: Robert Disney
Phone: 701-328-5166
Fax: 701-328-5200
E-mail: rdisney@nd.gov
Website: www.ndhealth.gov/freeme/ Exit EPA
Services: This service connects individuals and businesses that have reusable materials with others who can use those materials. The goal of this service is ultimately to reduce the volume of usable items being discarded in area landfills.

 Ohio

bullet The Interchange
Christy Kellner
Business Specialist
The Interchange
250 William Howard Taft Rd.
Cincinnati, OH 45219
Contact: Christy Kellner
Phone: 513-946-7732
Fax: 513-946-7779
E-mail: christy.kellner@hamilton-co.org
Website: www.hamiltoncountyrecycles.org/index.php?page=the-interchange Exit EPA
 
bullet Kentucky Industrial Materials Exchange
Kentucky Pollution Prevention Center
420 Academic Building
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY 40292
Phone: 502-852-0965
800-334-8635, Ext. 0965
Fax: 502-852-0964
E-mail: kime@kppc.org
Website: www.kppc.org/KIME/index.cfm Exit EPA
Services: Home page lists materials handled, including municipal solid waste and industrial process waste; serves Kentucky, Ohio, and West Virginia.
 
bullet Mahoning Valley Materials Exchange
One University Plaza
Youngstown, OH 44555
Contact: Marcia Maureen Barr
Phone: 330-742-2742
Fax: 330-742-1542
E-mail: certt@eng.ysu.edu
Services: The MVME is funded by the Recycling Division of Mahoning County and is published in a bimonthly newsletter mailed to over 1,400 businesses in eastern Ohio and western Pennsylvania.
 
bullet Ohio Department of Natural Resources - Where to Recycle
Website: www.dnr.state.oh.us/Home/where/tabid/9398/Default.aspx Exit EPA
Services: Information about local recycling locations.
 
bullet Ohio's Materials Exchange (OMEx)
P.O. Box 70
Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Contact: Diane Mellinger Shrew
Phone: 888-718-6639
Fax: 740-397-7649
E-mail: tryomex@ecr.net
Website: www.myomex.com/ Exit EPA
Services: Publishes a complete OMEx Newsletter in November or December that lists all materials available; updates of the newsletter are published bimonthly including only new listings and deletions of materials.
 
bullet Orphan (FREE) Chemical Recycling Program
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH 43403
Contact: Dave Heinlen
Phone: 419-372-2194 or 419-372-2171
Fax: 419-372-2194
E-mail: daveh@bgnet.bgsu.edu
Website: www.bgsu.edu/offices/envhs/page18372.html Exit EPA
Services: Bowling Green State University's Orphan Chemical Recycling Program was established as a means to find "homes" for unwanted chemicals that are still useful. The program is directed toward academic institutions and small businesses and is not intended to be used by private individuals.
 
bullet Ottawa/Sandusky/Seneca Joint Solid Waste District
1875 East State Street
Fremont, OH 43420
Contact: Tim Wasserman
Phone: 888-850-7224
419-334-7222
Fax: 419-334-8626
E-mail: tw@recycleoss.org
Website: www.reycleoss.org Exit EPA
Services: Ottawa, Sandusky, and Seneca areas.
 
bullet Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio
4149 London - Groverport Road
Grove City, OH 43123-1459
Contact: Irm Schubert
Phone: 614-871-8105
Fax: 614-871-8116
E-mail: info@swaco.org
Website: www.swaco.org Exit EPA
Services: The Authority's mission is to provide a comprehensive, environmentally sound, cost-effective, and technically reliable solid waste management program for all people living and working within the jurisdiction of the Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio.

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 Oklahoma

bullet Resource Exchange Network for Eliminating Waste (RENEW)
TCEQ (MC-112)
PO Box 13087
Austin, TX 78711-3087
Contact: Sarah Slocum
Phone: 512-239-3171
Fax: 512-239-3165
E-mail: saslocum@TCEQ.state.tx.us
Website: www.tceq.texas.gov/p2/recycle/renew/renew.html Exit EPA
Services: Biannual catalog lists materials available and wanted; serves Texas and surrounding states; lists are posted on the Internet.
 
bullet Illinois Industrial Material Exchange Service
Illinois EPA (34)
PO Box 19276, MC#24
1021 North Grand Avenue, East #24
Springfield, IL 62794-9276
Phone: 217-782-0450
Fax: 217-782-9142
Website: www.epa.state.il.us/imes.html Exit EPA
Services: Publishes a bimonthly catalog that contains listings for all types of nonhazardous and hazardous materials available for exchange from sources throughout the United States and some areas of Canada and Mexico; serves states in EPA Regions 5, 6, and 7.

 Oregon

bullet NW MaterialsMart
Phone: 503-229-5479
E-mail: NWexchange@deq.state.or.us
Website: www.nwmaterialsmart.org Exit EPA
Services: A coalition of public and private organizations supporting the use of materials exchanges in the Northwest. Lists regional and specialty exchanges.
 
bullet Boneyard NW
Website: www.boneyardnw.com/index.php Exit EPA
Services: Boneyard NW is an online Marketplace for used Construction Materials. The site makes it easy to sell and find high quality construction materials in the Metro Portland area.
 
bullet Clackamas County - Supply Our Schools and Social Services
E-mail: wasteinfo@clackamas.us
Website: http://web4.co.clackamas.or.us/sos/ Exit EPA
Services: Accepts postings of supplies that can be reused by schools, social service agencies and the communities they serve. Schools and social service agencies check the site often and will contact businesses directly if they want posted materials. To post items, you must have a user account.
 
bullet Pacific Northwest Pollution Prevention Resource Center ResourceFull Use
Website: http://pprc.org/index.php/2012/projects-2/projects/resourcefull-use/ Exit EPA
Services: ResourceFull Use provides manufacturers and industry with workshops and a website-based mechanism to assess resource needs and actively exchange resources (e.g., use the waste of one organization as an input for another). The result is the creation of a sustainable eco-industrial community. Benefits are improved economic viability through reduced waste, improved resource efficiencies and cost savings, and a reduced environmental footprint achieved through decreased emissions (CO2 and other greenhouse gases) and pollution.
 
bullet BRING Recycling
Planet Improvement Center
4446 Franklin Blvd.
Eugene, OR 97403

Mailing Address:
BRING Recycling
P.O. Box 885
Eugene, OR 97440-0885

Contact: Julie Daniel
Phone: 541-746-3023
Fax: 541-726-9894
E-mail: info@bringrecycling.org
Website: www.bringrecycling.org Exit EPA
Services: Non-profit organization offering online materials exchange; phone info and referrals; used building materials and surplus materials retail outlet; deconstruction services; pickup and salvage of used building materials; community "reduce, reuse, recycle" education; volunteer opportunities.
 
bullet Industrial Materials Exchange (IMEX)
130 Nickerson St. Suite 100
Seattle, WA 98109-1658
Phone: 206-263-8465
Website: www.lhwmp.org/home Exit EPA
Services: IMEX is a free listing service to find markets for industrial by-products, surplus materials and wastes. Businesses, offices, schools, and individuals electronically "advertise" their surplus/unwanted materials, or materials that they are seeking on the IMEX website, where they are viewed by interested waste generators and waste recyclers.

 Pennsylvania

bullet Pennsylvania Biomass Trader
3819-33 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: 215-746-6473
Website: www.biomasstrader.org/pennsylvania/ Exit EPA
Services: Pennsylvania Biomass Trader is a free web-based service that facilitates the exchange of information on biomass materials and biomass-derived products between buyers & sellers (or givers & takers). It's a virtual marketplace that connects Pennsylvania and New York producers, consumers and traders of organic waste materials.
 
bullet Material Trader
Website: www.materialtrader.org Exit EPA
Services: Set up in 2004 with the Pennsylvania DEP to provide service that was not currently being provided in Pennsylvania. The exchange is free and can be used confidentially.
 
bullet Mid-Atlantic Consortium of Recycling and Economic Development Officials (MACREDO) Recycling Markets Directory Search
Services: MACREDO's compilation of recycling facilities in the region presented in the form of a searchable database. Users can search the database for entries based on business name, location, commodity group, or facility type.
 
bullet Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Recycling Markets Search
Website: www.dep.state.pa.us/wm_apps/recyclingmarkets Exit EPA
Services: Searchable database of recycling program information.
 
bullet Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
16th Floor, Rachel Carson State Office Building
PO Box 2063
Harrisburg, PA 17105-2063
Phone: 800-346-4242
Website: www.dep.state.pa.us/dep/deputate/airwaste/wm/RECYCLE/document/countylistnew.html Exit EPA
Services: Provides a listing of computer recyclers and reusers in Pennsylvania.

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 Puerto Rico

bullet Waste Xchange, Inc.
West 339 Calderon Street
San Juan, PR 00926
Contact: Jose A. Sanchez
Phone: 787-748-0433
E-mail: sanchez@coqui.net
 
bullet Puerto Rico Materials Exchange Program
Solid Waste Management Authority
PO Box 40285
San Juan, PR 00940
Contact: Vivian Guzmán
Phone: 866-732-4252 (toll free)
787-765-7575 ext. 4231
Fax: 787-756-6353 / 753-2220
Website: www.ads.gobierno.pr/intercambio Exit EPA
Services: Free listing of available and wanted materials.

 Rhode Island

bullet EPA New England's Reuse Directory
Website: www.epa.gov/NE/assistance/reuse/index.html
Services: A resource guide to donation opportunities for businesses, local governments, and residents.
 
bullet Reuse MarketPlace - Nerc
Website: www.reusemarketplace.org Exit EPA
Services: The Reuse Marketplace is a free regional network to find, sell, trade, or give away reusable and surplus items that would otherwise be disposed as trash.
 
bullet RI Donation Exchange Program
20 River Avenue
Providence, RI 02908
Phone: 401-831-5511
E-mail: info@ridonationexchange.com
Website: www.ridonationexchange.com Exit EPA
Services: Provides furniture and household items for qualified individuals and families in need..
 
bullet Resources for RI Education
95 Hathaway Center
Providence, RI 02940
Phone: 401-781-152
Website: www.rrie.org/ Exit EPA
Services: RRIE helps promote the collection and productive recycling of manufacturers' safe, non-toxic by-products, overruns, seconds and fall-off from manufacturing processes and providing useful materials to the educational community.

 South Carolina

bullet South Carolina Materials Exchange
SC Department of Health and Environmental Control
Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling
2600 Bull St.
Columbia, SC 29201
Contact: Eric Melaro
Phone: 800-768-7348
Fax: 803-896-4001
E-mail: SCME@dhec.sc.gov
Website: sc.myecoville.com/materials-exchange/ Exit EPA
Services: Free service that seeks to reduce waste by facilitating the exchange of reusable materials by businesses, non-profit institutions and government.

 Tennessee

bullet Tennessee Materials Exchange
105 Student Services Building
Knoxville, TN 37996
Contact: Richard Buggeln
Phone: 865-974-9058
Fax: 865-974-1528
E-mail: buggeln@utk.edu
Website: www.cis.utk.edu/environmental/recycle/TME.shtml Exit EPA
Services: Catalog is published three times per year; serves Tennessee and its surrounding states; does not handle radioactive materials.
 
bullet Southern Waste Information Exchange (SWIX)
PO Box 960
Tallahassee, FL 32302
Contact: Gene Jones or Ray Moreau
Phone: 800-441-7949
Fax: 850-386-4321
E-mail: gene@swix.ws or ray@swix.ws
Website: http://wastexchange.org Exit EPA
Services: Catalog, published twice a year, contains listings for all types of materials; information clearinghouse for industry provides information concerning solid and hazardous waste management.

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 Texas

bullet Resource Exchange Network for Eliminating Waste (RENEW)
TCEQ (MC-112)

PO Box 13087
Austin, TX 78711-3087
Contact: Shannon Herriott
Phone: 512-239-6543
E-mail: recycle@tceq.texas.gov
Website: www.tceq.texas.gov/p2/recycle/renew/renew.html Exit EPA
Services: A free, online network offered by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) in cooperation with the Zero Waste Network for industries, businesses, and governmental units who wish to sell surplus materials, by-products, and wastes to those who will reclaim or reuse them. Organizations’ information is self-reported.

 Utah

bullet Utah Waste Exchange
Website: www.wastechange.com/cgi-bin/freexchange.cgi?gid=100258&action=add Exit EPA
Services: A free service provided to business in Utah to assist in diverting waste from disposal. By listing your waste materials or by-products the waste exchange service attempts to connect you directly with potential alternative markets.  The Utah Waste Exchange was established to maximize waste diversion efforts, preserve resources and assist Utah business in achieving sustainability goals.

 Vermont

bullet EPA New England's Reuse Directory
Website: www.epa.gov/NE/assistance/reuse/index.html Exit EPA
Services: A resource guide to donation opportunities for businesses, local governments, and residents.
 
bullet Reuse Marketplace
Northeast Recycling Council
139 Main Street, Suite 401
Brattleboro, VT 05301
Phone: 802-254-3636
Fax: 802-254-5870
E-mail: maryann@nerc.org
Website: www.reusemarketplace.org Exit EPA
Services: A free multi-state materials exchange where businesses, government, non-profits, and institutions from the participant states can post reusable and surplus items.  Anyone is welcome to browse and obtain the posted items.

 Virginia

bullet Mid-Atlantic Consortium of Recycling and Economic Development Officials (MACREDO) Recycling Markets Directory Search
Services: MACREDO's compilation of recycling facilities in the region presented in the form of a searchable database. Users can search the database for entries based on business name, location, commodity group, or facility type.
 
bullet Waste Not Recycling
22611 Markey Court
Suite 103
Sterling, VA 20166
Contact: Jack Hope
Phone: 703-787-0200
Fax: 703-787-0660
E-mail: wastenot@aol.com
Website: www.ecyclingcentral.com/recycler/program_details.php?ID=916&state=VA Exit EPA

 Washington

bullet 2Good2Toss (Reusable Building Materials Exchange)
Washington State Dept of Ecology
SWFAP/SWRO
PO Box 47775 Olympia WA 98504-7775
Contact: Shelly McClure
Phone: 360 407-6398
Fax: 360 407-6305
E-mail: smcc461@ecy.wa.gov
Website: www.2good2toss.com Exit EPA
Services: 2Good2Toss is a convenient way to exchange small or large quantities of used or surplus building materials and large household items.
 
bullet Industrial Materials Exchange (IMEX)
130 Nickerson St., Suite 100,
Seattle, WA 98109-1658
Phone: (206) 263-8465
E-mail: imex@kingcounty.gov
Website: www.lhwmp.org/home/IMEX/index.aspx Exit EPA
Services: IMEX is one of the premiere material exchanges of the Pacific Northwest. IMEX is a free listing service designed to help your business find markets for your industrial by-products, surplus materials and wastes.
 
bullet NW MaterialsMart
Phone: 503-229-5479
E-mail: NWexchange@deq.state.or.us
Website: www.nwmaterialsmart.org/ Exit EPA
Services: A coalition of public and private organizations supporting the use of materials exchanges in the Northwest. Lists regional and specialty exchanges.
 
bullet Online Materials Exchange
King County Solid Waste Division
201 S. Jackson Street, Suite 701
Seattle, Washington 98104
Contact: Jay Beach
Phone: 206-296-4351
Fax: 206-296-0197
E-mail: jay.beach@kingcounty.gov
Website: http://your.kingcounty.gov/solidwaste/exchange/index.asp Exit EPA
Services: The goal of King County's Online Materials Exchange website is to keep relatively inexpensive, re-usable items out of the waste stream. This FREE service allows King County residents to post ads for household items, reusable building materials and garage/yard sales. This service is provided by King County Solid Waste Division.

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 West Virginia

bullet West Virginia Materials Exchange
601 57th Street, SE
Charleston, WV 25304
Contact: Phil Mann
Phone: 304-926-0448
Fax: 304-926-0472
E-mail: philip.e.mann@wv.gov
Website: www.state.wv.us/swmb/exchange/login.htm Exit EPA
Services: A free service provided by the West Virginia Solid Waste Management Board; Web site requires registration for access.
 
bullet Mid-Atlantic Consortium of Recycling and Economic Development Officials (MACREDO) Recycling Markets Directory Search
Services: MACREDO's compilation of recycling facilities in the region presented in the form of a searchable database. Users can search the database for entries based on business name, location, commodity group, or facility type.
 
bullet Kentucky Industrial Materials Exchange
Kentucky Pollution Prevention Center
420 Academic Building
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY 40292
Phone: 502-852-0965
800-334-8635, Ext. 0965
Fax: 502-852-0964
E-mail: kime@kppc.org
Website: www.kppc.org/KIME/ Exit EPA
Services: Home page lists materials handled, including municipal solid waste and industrial process waste; serves Kentucky, Ohio, and West Virginia.

 Wisconsin

bullet Business Materials Exchange (BMEX)
Contact: Joe Van Rossum
Phone: 608-262-0936
E-mail: vanrossum@epd.engr.wisc.edu
Website: www4.uwm.edu/Dept/shwec/bme/index.cfm Exit EPA
Services: Matches businesses searching for materials with other businesses looking for an outlet for their unwanted materials; handles various materials including packaging, equipment, product overruns, chemicals, wood, and paper; serves Wisconsin and surrounding states.
 
bullet Madison Stuff Exchange
Website: www.madisonstuffexchange.com/ Exit EPA
Services: The Madison Stuff exchange web site, provides area residents and businesses with a convenient way to exchange, re-use, or sell items they no longer need or want. You can post listings of items and materials you wish to dispose of or browse for those currently available in your area. Each listing contains a description of the material or item, contact information, and in some cases cost and delivery information. The actual exchange transactions are carried out directly between the interested parties.
 
bullet UM SWAP (Surplus With A Purpose)
1061 Thousand Oaks Trail
Verona, WI 53593
Phone: 608-497-4440
E-mail: swap@bussvc.wisc.edu
Website: www.bussvc.wisc.edu/swap Exit EPA
Services: A multi-faceted surplus property disposal operation. SWAP serves all University of Wisconsin-Madison departments and State of Wisconsin agencies located in the Madison area. Sells computers, lab equipment, office furniture, office supplies, home furnishings, and building materials.
 
bullet Illinois Industrial Material Exchange Service
Illinois EPA (34)
PO Box 19276, MC#24
1021 North Grand Avenue, East, #24
Springfield, IL 62794-9276
Phone: 217-782-0450
Fax: 217-782-9142
Website: www.epa.state.il.us/imes.html Exit EPA
Services: Publishes a bimonthly catalog that contains listings for all types of nonhazardous and hazardous materials available for exchange from sources throughout the United States and some areas of Canada and Mexico; serves states in EPA Regions 5, 6, and 7.
 
bullet Southeast Minnesota Recyclers' Exchange (SEMREX)
Olmsted County Public Works
2122 Campus Dr SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Contact: Sharon Schriever
Phone: 507-529-4526
E-mail: schriever.sharon@co.olmsted.mn.us
Website: www.co.olmsted.mn.us/ENVIRONMENTALRESOURCES/GARBAGERECYCLING/Pages/SEMREX.aspx Exit EPA
Services: Ten counties working together to protect the environment through recycling and waste reduction. The organization began in 1989 as a group of county recycling staff meeting to exchange ideas about recycling and solid waste issues. From this starting point, SEMREX has grown to include both public and private members, focusing on Cooperative Marketing, Market Development, and Materials Exchange.

 Wyoming

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Services: Recycling Directory Exit EPA Wyoming’s statewide recycling directory lists recycling centers, recycling businesses and some restore opportunities. Opportunities are listed alphabetically by community name. This directory is dated 2009-2010, it is in the process of being updated in the summer of 2013 and a current directory should be available by fall 2013.

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