Repurpose


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Repurpose

1. To use a product, a concept, or research for something other than for what it was intended originally. Repurposing products is common when they fail in their original market but their makers do not wish to lose the money they spent preparing the products.

2. To make slight changes to a product and sell it on a different market. For example, a book may be recorded as an audiobook and sold in both formats.
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Founded in 2009, Repurpose Compostables offers a line of high quality, compostable food service products for businesses and consumers.
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