April Update

Welcome to the Ohio Materials Marketplace April update -

Keeping our members in the loop about upcoming events, program improvements, recently uploaded materials and marketplace performance. Here are a few highlights:

  • Several new materials have been added to the marketplace including: cured and uncured rubber, wire drawing lubricant, and more!

  • 695 members are now on the Marketplace.

  • The marketplace has helped divert over 1680.45 tons (3,360,900 pounds) from the landfill!

  • A Year 1 report will be made available soon.

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If you have questions about your username or password, please email Travis.Limbert@epa.ohio.gov

Record any recycling or reuse transactions that occurred with the help of the marketplace here

New Materials Available:


The company has 3 pieces of 10’ X 3’ platform for sale.  The catwalk walkway is 32” from floor for an overall height is 62”.  The frame is composed of 1” square tubing frame.  

Suggested Uses: Reuse in industrial or retail setting, theater or stage prop.

More information here



Cured Rubber

160,000 pounds of cured rubber that has tape, mastic, clips, carrier and/or flock.  

Suggested Uses: Processing for addition to asphalt, fill material

More Information here

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Wire Drawing Lubricant
Euclid Steel and Wire has 38 drums of Bowers Sieman and RH Miller wire drawing lubricant products.

Suggested Uses: Wire drawing lubricant, original purpose.

More Information here

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Marketplace Metrics

The marketplace continues steady growth in participation and communication.

  • 695 Members

  • 124 Available Material Postings

  • 45 Wanted Material Postings

  • 10 Completed Transactions

  • 3,360,900 pounds (1680.45 tons) material exchanged/diverted

  • Total member cost savings: $152,564.08

  • Total Environmental Benefit: 139.4 MTCO2 reduction (U.S. EPA WARM model estimates)

  • Materials diverted from the landfill include plastic bottle caps (4.6 tons), wooden pallets (0.28 tons), E-waste (0.63 tons), plastic drums (5.3 tons), steel drums (5.55 tons), specialty vermiculite (25 tons), giant magnet (0.1 tons), carbon black (15 tons), and spent lime (1624 tons)