The John Wright Co. in Wrightsville is a perfect example of a well thought out, well executed, green business plan. The company operates a foundry; a term that they readily admit is not normally recognized as an environmentally friendly business. Since 2001 however, The John Wright Co. has been working to change that. They’ve converted from gas to electricity, they re-use all metal waste, they installed heat exchangers to recycler their water and they came up with an ingenious use for their recycled sand. After spending more then $30,000 on testing, the company convinced that government to allow 4500 pounds, of their recycled sand, to be used as fill for a news sports complex.
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Cast In Green : Plant Finds Way To Recycle Sand, Water, Metal