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The Community Purchasing Alliance in Washington, DC

| Written by Neil Seldman | No Comments | Updated on Feb 2, 2017 The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at

The Community Purchasing Alliance  of Washington, DC is making waves demonstrating the results of cooperative purchasing for energy, waste and recycling, and many other building management goods and services. Learn  a little bit about who they are and what they are accomplishing by watching their introductory video below.


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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