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Newsletter - Nov 11 2016

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re·pur·posed·MA·TE·RI·ALS (noun) - byproducts and waste that have value "as is" to a 2nd, unrelated industry.  WATCH "repurposing" Video Introduction>>  or visit us at >>
Today's Edition… ( Denver | Chicago | Atlanta | Dallas | Philadelphia 
AUCTION...Field Hockey-only Turf.  Auction Ends TONIGHT  - Field Hockey-only fields have two sought after qualities:  1)  Like soccer fields, they have far less lines, and 2) this turf is very thin.  It is more like the AstroTurf of old or like you find on a miniature golf putting green.  L: Atlanta  Click Here for Auction>>
AUCTION...Foundation Form I-Beams.  Auction Ends TONIGHT -   These are specialty 3" x 8" x 114" wooden I-beams originally used in the specialty concrete foundation form business.  L: Atlanta  Click To Bid>>
AUCTION...Parking Lot Fabric. Auction Ends TONIGHT  - .  L: Atlanta  Click Here for Auction>>  

customerAPPRECIATION:  Last week a NASA-funded group purchased 4,500 Sq Ft of Parking Lot Fabric that they're going to install to serve as landing pads for drones.  Michael, we appreciate your business!   

AUCTION...Roller Conveyor Components. Auction Ends TONIGHT -  We did a deal on a Bass Pro Shops roller conveyor system.  This system is for sale. L: Atlanta  Click Here for Auction>>  

Q: Do you have any idle or surplus material handling equipment...pallet racking, conveyors, forklifts,'d like to deal on?  If yes, Email Us Details>>

AUCTION...Stainless Steel Grates. Auction Ends TONIGHT  -  Stainless steel BBQ grates.  They are 13 1/2" x 25 1/2".  They come 25 grates per box.  L: Atlanta  Click Here for Auction>> 

repurposedCUSTOMER: We just shipped a box of the BBQ grates to Idaho for inclusion on the walls of a kayak room to hang equipment from.  Jim, we appreciate your business.  We can't wait for pictures!  
AUCTION...Foundation Plywood. Auction Ends TONIGHT  -  Three bunks of plastic coated plywood used originally for foundation foams.  L: Atlanta  Click for Auction>>

customerINQUIRY:  "Interested in the DOKA plywood.  We just need some inexpensive plywood to use in our pottery yard. We use most of the plywood to make levels and layers, when the pots are on pallets. Also they come in handy to cover the pallets when it is raining, so the jars and pots don't fill with water." -Rob  

RERob, Here is what I learned on the Doka plywood from one of their sales reps.  Because of the plastic coating on the plywood this might work great for your "repurpose" application! 

AUCTION...Boardwalk Wood.  Auction Ends TONIGHT - Two bunks of boardwalk wood in our online auction..  L: Atlanta  Click for Auction>>

customerPROJECT:  One of our high-end home builders decided to turn a mandatory retention pond into a really cool landscape feature with some of our reclaimed, treated lumber.  Brad, we appreciate your business!   
Online Auction.  - Ends Tonight -  We're kicking off our Atlanta auction online today.  L: Atlanta  Click to Bid>>

NOTE:  Many have asked us to end the auction after work hours.  So, we're going to try that.  The auction Ends 9pm EST; 7pm MST on Thursday, Nov 10th.  
CLICK HERE to See ALL Auction Items - Auction Includes:   CLAY (3) - CONCRETE (3) - CONTAINER (3) - FABRIC (4) - INSULATION (3) - MACHINE (1) - METAL (1)NETTING (1) - RUBBER (3) - STEEL (3) - TURF (3) - WOOD (9)
Reader Frustration.   "The email layout could be improved by tightening up the corresponding photos and descriptions.  The items/pages still seem a bit jumbled or run together." - Jaime Parr  RE: On viewing the newsletter…You may know this but try clicking on the link at the top of every newsletter…”view in your web browser”.  That will open the newsletter in your browser instead of your email client.  That usually solves the format problem for most readers!
repurposedCHEMISTRY.  BEFORE:  "We have about 36 metric tons of Boehmite (Nalbatec's "Apyral AOH30").  Our customer we were selling this to discontinued business.  We have this inventory we're looking for an outlet for." - Regi  STATUS:  Regi accepted our offer on the material, and we now have it for sale!

Boehmite.  36 bulk bags holding 1 metric ton each.  
Read Data Sheet>>  L: Chicago  Email for Pricing>> 

Q #1: What are some "repurposes" for this Boehmite?  Submit Ideas>>

Q #2:  Do you have obsolete/surplus liquids or chemistry, ingredients, product...that you'd like out of your warehouse?  If yes, Email Us Details>>

repurposedMATH.   Surplus Trailer Flooring + Obsolete Mineral Oil Rich Hardwood Planking  

Semi Trailer Flooring.   This is brand new, never installed mixed hardwood trailer flooring.  It is absolutely gorgeous.  We're starting to have buyers using it for architectural applications.  If you want a truly unique flooring, this is it!  The floor boards are 1 1/8" x 12".  L: Philadelphia, Chicago, Atlanta, Denver 
 EMail for Pricing and Details>> 

Mineral Oil.  BEFORE: We just got in twenty six 55-gal drums of high-quality mineral oil from a pharmaceutical company.  They have such super tight tolerances for their life-supporting application that they reject 2% of the mineral oil they purchase.  L: Denver  Click Here for Pricing>>

Used Climbing Ropes.  Finally, we’ve got more climbing rope in.  These retired ropes primarily come out of climbing gyms so they haven’t rec’d much, if any, exposure to the outdoors.  WARNING: These ropes are NOT to be re-used for any life supporting purposes!  Order Online>>

55 gal Drums w/ Lids.   We have a good amount of steel drums w/ locking lids.  L: Dallas, Denver, Philadelphia, Atlanta  Click Here for Pricing>>

recentCUSTOMER:  The world famous Buffalo Chip campground in Sturgis, SD purchased a truckload of drums.  They're going to "repurpose" them as trash cans for their Sturgis Motorcycle Rally!



Particle Board.  We just did a deal for 1,700 sheets (3 truckloads) of 3/4" x 42" x 96" particle board.  This was used as shelving in a big palleting rack setup in a warehouse.  L: Philadelphia  Click for Pricing>>
Dupont Zonyl 8740.  The Zonyl 8740 is a penetrating sealer for porous, less porous, and polished stone surfaces.  L: Atlanta  For more info and pricing, Contact Us>>
BEFORE:  "Damon, I've got 2 tanks that are like new, wanted to see if you are interested in them." - Wilson STATUS:  Wilson accepted our offer on the tanks, and we now have them for sale!

Pressure Vessels.  The two tanks are 60” dia x 190” long w/ a 2,200 gallon capacity.  They are designed for 137 psi. L: Atlanta 
 Email for Pricing>> 

Q:  Like Wilson, Do you have obsolete/surplus/idle materials, inventory, or equipment that you'd like out of your warehouse?  If yes, Email Us Details>>
Conveyor Belting.  4" - 48" widths available.  L: Dallas, Philadelphia, Atlanta, Chicago, Denver  Click Here for Inventory>>

repurposedCUSTOMER:  Below, a multi-agency group loading a large roll of belting that they're going to "repurpose" in their police gun range.  

Steel Cable...Galvanized.  This is 3/4" galvanized steel cable that came out of highway median.  Once they remove a section for road repair, the DOT mandates that new cable be re-installed.  That means this old cable is in really good shape still.  Click Here for Steel Cable prices>>

repurposedPROJECT:  Highway Median Cable "repurposed" as mooring lines for a boat marina in Idaho.  Steve, we appreciate your business and your resourcefulness!

275 Gallon Totes.  Just got in a truckload of totes.  L: Atlanta, Philadelphia, Dallas, Chicago  Click Here for Prices for Totes>>


Demolition / Deconstruction Help:  Do you have a structure slated for demolition that you'd like to have as much debris kept out of the landfill as possible?  Would you like to reduce the cost of your upcoming demolition project by finding 2nd homes for as much of the material as possible?  If yes, we might be able to help!!  Please, Contact Us>>
Online Classifieds.   Of course, we're intrigued by all things used!  We're especially fascinated by all the smaller, regional online classifieds marketplaces popping up competing against Craigslist.  For example, in Kansas there and in Utah there is  

Q: Curious, is there an up and coming regional online classified in your state or region that is getting lots of traffic and taking market share away from Craigslist?  We'd love to know about such websites!  
Email Us your local Online Classified's domain>>
waste/basedBUSINESS.   repurposedMATERIALS is actively seeking opportunities to acquire, partner, or joint venture with companies that have unique, durable niches within the re-use, re-manufacturing, re-blending, removal, marketplace.  Contact Us>>

Learn More...about repurposedMATERIALS.  Watch 2 Minute Introduction Video>>  
repurposedWEBINAR  Q: Would you like to learn more about our mission/concept of "repurposing"?  Damon Carson, our founder, will give you an introduction in this 45 minutes webinar.  Register at this link, and you'll be able to access the video to view>>
* A.C.E.  This acronym stands for Attributes