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Newsletter Sept 12 2016

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re·pur·posed·MA·TE·RI·ALS (noun) - byproducts and waste that have value "as is" to a second, unrelated industry.  WATCH "repurposing" Video Introduction>>
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Convention Football Field.  A big corporation installed this turf field for a 3-day conference, and then they were done with it.  We said "yes", we can help you keep it out of the landfill.  The field is approximately 50' x 100'.  L: Denver  Email for More Pics & Pricing>>

Multi Surface Sealer.  We just did a deal for 4,000 liters of the super concentrated sealer Zycosil.  L: Denver  Click Here for Product Details>>

repurposedTEST:  We thought we should artistically apply some of the Zycosil sealer to our sidewalk to test it's effectiveness.  Guess which part of the sidewalk got the sealer?  Well, smiley faces don't lie...LOL! 

Perfume Waste.  What happens with all the perfumes that are returned to department stores and retailers?  Well it all gets dumped and commingled into 55 gal drums.  We now have drums of this commingled perfume for sale.  Contact us for Perfume Details>>

Q: How can gallons and gallons of commingled perfumes be "repurposed"?  Email Ideas>>

Paying Too Much for Haz and non-Haz Product Disposal?  If you have new, unopened product that is out-of-date, discontinued, off-spec, slow selling, etc...we might be able to save you $$$.  Email Us Details about your Inventory>>

Rolls of 100% Polyester?  BEFORE: "Hello, We have about 10 pallets of new 100% polyester, non-woven fabric.  It was part of an window blind R&D project that we  did not proceed with.  But they had to purchase a container load at the time.  Each are 37.5" wide with about 500 yards on them.  It is Unitika brand, 35 grams/sq meter.  Are these something you would be interested in?" Dianne  AFTER:  Dianne accepted our offer.  We now have the fabric for sale.  L: Denver  Email for Details & Pricing>>

Q: How could this white polyester fabric be "repurposed"?  Submit Ideas>>

repurposedCUSTOMER:  We sold some of the 100% polyester fabric to a designer for an light installation she is doing at the upcoming Nuit Blache (White Night) Festival in Toronto.  Mary Ellen, we appreciate your business, and we look forward to pictures of your installation!

Playground Tiles.  We just got these tiles in last week from NYC.  These tiles are always popular when we get them.  5,000 SF of 2" x 24" x 24" playground tiles.  L: Philadelphia  Email for Tile Prices>>

BEFORE:  "Damon, I have (27) 5 gal pails of new, unused roof coating product we are looking to find a reuse option for.  I have attached the list for your review and also the MSDS.  I need a price for intake." Robby  AFTER:  Robby accepted our offer, and we picked up the product.  

Roof Coating.  Qty 27 of these 5 gal pails.  This is non-fibrated roof coating.  L: Denver 
 Email for Pricing>>

Used Football Field.  We just took in a whole football field...75,000+ Sq Ft.  This is 600,000 lbs we helped divert from the landfill!!!  And, at 15' wide, these rolls are wider than most rolls we get.  So, that means less seams!  L: Philadelphia  Email for Sizes and Prices>>

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productSUGGESTION "Concerning seaming used turf back together, we offer a hot melt turf seaming tape system that could help sell the used turf, making installations much easier.  Here is a link to a video of using our product on used turf.  Watch Re-Seaming Video>>Brian w/ 
Food Grade Plastic Pallets.  We just got in a bunch of food grade/FDA plastic pallets.  Most pallets are 40" x 48".  L: Denver   Pallet Pricing>> 

repurposedSUGGESTION "Those heavy duty plastic pallets are great for floors for dog kennels, walkways in gardens/greenhouses, etc.  Anywhere where you want to stay on top of the ick and pooh!" - Troy in Georgia

Rolls of Rubber.  These rolls of rubber were involved in a truck accident on the way to a factory where they were going to be die cut into diaphragms for truck air brakes.  The customer rejected the whole load.  Really!?!  How bad can you hurt rolls of rubber?  Anyway, these brand new rolls of 1/8" x 56" x 100-200' are available for sale.  (NOTE: The blue fabric is protective layers between the black rubber.)  L: Denver  email for Pricing>>

Sample Request:  "We are going to test this product for soles of our cowboy boots.  We want to test the durability on different surfaces as well." Lacey

Gym Floor...1-yr-old.  this is an 8,800 Sq Ft gym floor that is just 1 year old.  It hasn't even had it's 1st birthday, yet...LOL!  L: Atlanta.  Click for Sizes and Prices>>

repurposedPROJECT:  This is a in process photo, below, and an after from one of customer's who purchased a used floor and re-installed it at his facility in Arkansas.  Jay, we appreciate both your business and your photos!
Used Gym Floor Covering System.  This is a system made by Cover Master.  There is enough vinyl material to cover 16,000 SqFt.  L: Philadelphia  Email for More Details & Pricing>>

Swimming Pool Covers.  A variety of sizes.  L: Denver  Click Here for Pool Cover sizing and pricing>>

*A,C,E (Attributes, Characteristics, Engineering)  See the 1" nylon webbing on the grid pattern.  These are woven into these pool covers to add incredible strength to the covers.  Yes, you can actually walk on them.  This 1" webbing provides a tremendous advantage when you use these as tarps, shade tarps, etc.  If you get a rip in it, it only tears to the nearest webbing.  That way you don't loose your whole tarp for one rip that eventually stretches across your whole tarp!

repurposedIDEA:  "Here is a picture of what we did with the Swimming Pool Cover we got from you.  It is great to 'repurpose' on the leaf removal trailer as a tarp.  It covers the whole trailer, and we do not have to worry about debris coming out of the sides.  Tie downs are great because you don't have to use screws or bungees." - Paul

Composite Lumber.  We just took in a truckload of these 1/2" x 11 1/4" x 12' panels.  They come in 6 colors  L: Atlanta  Email for Colors, Quantities & Pricing>>
Turf Pad Underlayment.  BEFORE:  These interlocking pieces of expanded polypropylene were used as turf underlayment on a football field.  FOR SALE:  The pieces are 1" x 48" x 48".  We have 60,000 Sq Ft of this underlayment.  L: Denver  Click for Pictures and Pricing>>  *A,C,E:  These pads are sturdy, water permeable, interlocking, etc.  

repurposedIDEA"Those pads would make a great base for pavers on your patio.  There are several companies that make similiar products!  Here is a picture that talks about the load transfer." - Gene Francis
environmentallyCHALLENGED:  Do you have an industrial property(s) with environmental problems?  If so, would you like to sell the property and transfer the liability headaches on to another party?  If "yes" to both, we're interested in talking to you.  Please, Contact Us>>
New Location.  We have finished our move!  Our Chicagoland facility is now inKankakee, IL!


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>>
Learn More...about repurposedMATERIALS.  Watch 2 Minute Introduction Video>>  
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, re-moval, marketplace.  Contact Us>>
* A.C.E.  This acronym stands for AttributesCharacteristicsEngineering.  We use this acronym to tell you a little about a used material and what qualities it has in hopes that someone can find a "repurpose" for it.  Asked another way...what did the material do in its 1st life that might help identify a very different, 2nd life for it?

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