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Hear, Hear for Women in Deconstruction and Reuse: BMRA Honors International Women’s Day

| Written by Neil Seldman | No Comments | Updated on Mar 8, 2017 The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at

Thanks to the Building Materials Reuse Association – BMRA ( – for sharing this unique celebration of International Women’s Day, March 8th, 2017. Congratulations to ILSR friends Ruthie, and Diane, pictured, and all the other women in deconstruction and reuse.

Proof that women hold up half the sky (at least).

BMRA’s newsletter featuring these excellent women is available here.

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About Neil Seldman

Neil Seldman, Ph.D, directs the Waste to Wealth initiative. He specializes in helping cities and businesses recover increasing amounts of materials from the waste stream and add value to the local economy through new processing and manufacturing facilities. He is a co-founder of the Institute for Local Self-Reliance and is a member of ILSR’s Board of Directors.

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