GreenYes Archives

[GreenYes Home] - [Thread Index] - [Date Index]
[Date Prev] - [Date Next] - [Thread Prev] - [Thread Next]

[GreenYes] Re: Markets Tanking

Title: [GreenYes] Re: Markets Tanking

No matter, I think we should find more uses for recyclables.  More
uses = more buyers so you don't have to rely on 1 source of purchaser.
 Remember that "The Recycle Ike Contest- Houston's Wood Debris
Recycling Contest"?  Maybe the same kind of contest should be held for
ideas of new uses.


On Wed, Nov 5, 2008 at 9:24 PM, retroworks <ingenthron@no.address> wrote:
> David is right not to panic, it is a long term game.
> I have always believed that the cheapest, fairest, and most effective
> form of 'market development' is "supply push".  While my business
> benefited greatly from the record high prices of 6 months ago, I know
> that those prices meant no more investment in my raw material, which
> meant depreciating assets on the existing demand equipment.  Cheap,
> clean recycled feedstock is an investment opportunity.   Mills cannot
> build on a 'field of dreams', investing millions hoping the supply
> will be come out of the cornfields when they build it.
> Whether or not my business survives this downturn, I don't worry about
> recycling.  Record high recycling prices starve the mills and people
> who actually add value to the scrap, who actually create jobs and
> create products and create wealth.  I see it as a 'market correction'
> and I hope that most of us on this side of the business have put aside
> savings.
> >

You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "GreenYes" group.
To post to this group, send email to GreenYes@no.address
To unsubscribe from this group, send email to GreenYes+unsubscribe@no.address
For more options, visit this group at

[GreenYes Home] - [Date Index] - [Thread Index]
[Date Prev] - [Date Next] - [Thread Prev] - [Thread Next]