Chaparral, New Mexico – Snap Green Industries, LLC, a plastics recycling company, will establish operations in Chaparral, New Mexico. This eight-year-old company currently has operations in Juarez, Mexico, and a warehouse in El Paso, Texas. Its new operation in Chaparral will recycle different types of plastics such as polyethylene and PET to produce a variety of production inputs that are environmentally friendly. In the first phase, the company will construct a 4,000-square-foot building. In the second phase, the company will construct a 20,000-square-foot industrial building. Within three years, the company will create approximately 40 new jobs.
According to Snap Green Industries, LLC CEO Francisco Alberto Rodarte, “Our new Chaparral site affords us the advantage of being close to our markets in El Paso, Juarez, and southern New Mexico. We are very happy with the support we received from the New Mexico Partnership and the Otero County Economic Development Council, which assisted us in establishing our new operations. We look forward to becoming a productive member of the southern New Mexico business community.”
The company expects to start operations at the beginning of August 2011.