July 30, 2008 | Sanimax, a leading North American food processing by-products recycling company, has announced the acquisitions of Kendallville Fertilizer, US Proteins, Environmental Bio-Fuels, and A&A Grease.
“The completion of this acquisition represents a significant step for Sanimax in our strategy to accelerate growth in our core rendering and restaurant services business,” said Michael Langenhorst, president and chief executive officer of Sanimax. "This alliance represents good news for all parties. It provides a stronger footprint for Sanimax in the Michigan and Indiana market and reinforces our commitment to continue to grow in the industry and re-invest in the company to deliver added value for our customers.
Every year Sanimax collects more than a million tons of animal and food by-products. The company is also a leader in recycling vegetable oils, and hides and skins.