Ecore to Open Manufacturing & Recycling Facility in Ozark, Alabama
Ozark, AL, September 6, 2022-Ecore International plans to invest $25.5 million to open a manufacturing and recycling facility in the Southeast Alabama city of Ozark, reports Made in Alabama.
The new venture will create 84 jobs.
The privately held company is the largest converter of reclaimed rubber in North America, and its largest raw material is scrap truck tires.
As part of the project, Ecore is purchasing an existing building in Ozark, which it will equip to reclaim the rubber from used truck tires and use the rubber to manufacture flooring and surfacing products.