Tampa eyed for $160 million cardboard recycling plant

October 5, 2020

TAMPA — A recently formed partnership between a technology company and investment firm is proposing a $160 million paper and cardboard recycling plant on land in the Port of Tampa Bay.

The facility is expected to create 96 new jobs paying an average yearly salary of $55,675, slightly above the average annual private-sector wage in Hillsborough County.

New Jersey-based Kamine Development Corporation Sustainable Infrastructure (KDC) and technology company Celadon announced in December plans to invest $300 million in two new facilities to serve North America, but did not identify the locations.

Read more at the Tampa Bay Times.