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Nice-Pak Products Goes Zero Landfill



Published December 3, 2010
Nice-Pak Products Inc., a global leader in the manufacture of wet wipe products, has announced the transformation of its Mooresville,IN manufacturing plant into a "ZeroLandfill" facility.Theplant now converts excess waste into energy that produces steam heat for the City ofIndianapolis. Prior to this transformation, the plant had been sending 4200 tons of waste per year to landfills.

Nice-Pak Products has partnered with a cutting edge waste-to-energy facility that supplies steam to Indianapolis.The facility can process more than 2000 tons per day of solid waste, to produce no less than 4500 pounds of steam per ton of waste. The steam is used to power the Indianapolis Downtown heating loop, which includes businesses, IndianaUniversity and Purdue University's Indianapolis campus.