SAVAGE, Minn. (Nov. 2) — GreenMan Technologies Inc. has been awarded a contract from the Iowa Department of Natural Resources to clean up scrap tires at various sites in the state over the next five months.
GreenMan expects to begin work this month on a limited basis, with most of the work being completed from December through March. The company expects the project to generate about $400,000 of new accretive revenue. The tires will be recycled into alternative fuel and other value-added material for Iowa industries.
"We are very pleased the Iowa Department of Natural Resources has chosen us to complete this cleanup project," said Mark Maust, president of GreenMan of Iowa, a subsidiary.