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Congratulations, Winners of the 2016 Reuse Contest!

| Written by Neil Seldman | No Comments | Updated on Mar 7, 2017 The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at

The winners for the 8th annual deconstruction materials construction contest have been announced by the ReUse People of America by Ted Reiff, TRP founder and director. Awards were made in two categories: Art and Furniture, Remodeling and Construction. First to third place winners can be seen at

Past winners are listed on the same web page.

ILSR Waste to Wealth staff member Neil Seldman, served as a judge for the contest, along with Cindy Truitt, Chief Development Officer for Humanim, Baltimore and Dianne Schilling, author, editor and curriculum developer, San Diego.

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About Neil Seldman

Neil Seldman, Ph.D., co-founded the Institute for Local Self-Reliance and is the Director of the Waste to Wealth Initiative. He specializes in helping cities and counties recover increasing amounts of materials from the waste stream and add value to the local economy  through new processing and manufacturing facilities.  Neil also serves on ILSR’s Board of Directors.

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