A partnership between the RMC and NRC in delivering innovative programming to those who are seeking integrated opportunities for materials management. 

The monthly programming Series is provided through live webinar format on the third Tuesday of each month from 1:30pm to 2:45pm EDT. Recordings of the Sustainable Materials Management Webinar Series will be available for those who cannot attend or need to reference the Webinar.  Topic matter and webinar schedules are subject to change. Stay in contact for programming announcements

For more information, visit the Pennsylvania Recycling Markets Center,

update of this massive social endeavor that was created in 2014 will be provided.

May 2017

Zero Waste in New York: Challenges and Opportunities

The leader of the county’s largest municipal sanitation department will discuss the goal of contributing Zero Waste to Landfills by 2030 by improving and expanding existing successful reduction, reuse and waste reduction programs, as well as implementing new initiatives such as organics, public housing and e-scrap recycling; education; and private sector engagement.

Date: Tuesday, May 16, 2017/1:30-2:45PM EDT
Presenter: Kathryn Garcia, New York City Sanitation Commissioner
Topic Subject Matter: Zero Waste
Technical Complexity: Moderate


June 2017

Building Relationships with Regulatory Agencies

Many organizational leaders, business managers, and municipal officials find it challenging to build rapport with local, state, federal agency representatives. Through this webinar, learn key concepts important to relationship management related to interaction with regulatory representatives.

Date: Tuesday, June 20, 2017/1:30-2:45PM EDT
Presenter: To Be Determined
Topic Subject Matter: Regulatory Compliance
Technical Complexity: Moderate/High