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New plant in Blairsburg to turn garbage into ethanol

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WATERLOO (KWWL) -

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has given $25,000,000 to an Eastern Iowa plant which will turn garbage into fuel.

The plant being built in Blairsburg is expected to produce 6,000,000 gallons of ethanol when it becomes operational in 2013.

This plant will also offer jobs for 55 people.

The Maryland based company Fiberight will help build the plant.  

 

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