The Scrap Exchange is an official Green Plus Certified business, meaning that it has met the highest economic, environmental, and social standards set by Green Plus. This business has a true and verifiable commitment to sustainability and is leader in its community. Learn more about Green Plus Certification...
Services & Products
The Scrap Exchange is a nonprofit creative reuse center located in Durham, North Carolina.
Our mission is to promote creativity, environmental awareness, and community through reuse.
Since 1991, we have been collecting industrial discards and distributing these reclaimed materials through our retail store, community events, parties and workshops.
Retail or Wholesale Trade
Achieving Green Plus Certification reflects a company’s commitment to improving its profits through economic, social, and environmental practices: the triple bottom line. While all Green Plus Certified and Mover businesses have embraced practices in these three areas to improve its sustainability, some companies go above and beyond by achieving a perfect score in sub-categories of the Green Plus Diagnostic Survey.
These are areas where The Scrap Exchange excels:
These are areas where The Scrap Exchange excels at implementing environmentally sustainable practices:
These are areas where The Scrap Exchange excels at implementing business practices that supports its community and is fair towards its workers:
These are areas where The Scrap Exchange excels at the financial and organizational aspects of business: