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Company Information:

Company Name: Agro-Plastics, Inc.
City: Lawrence
State: KS
Zip+4: 66044
Woman-Owned: Yes
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (785) 832-8866

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $69,826.00 2
SBIR Phase II $287,893.00 1

Award List:

Plastics Recycling: Using Agricultural Residues to Improve Performance

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Donna A. Johnson
Award Amount: $69,826.00
Abstract:
Agro-Plastics, Inc. has successfully developed and is commercializing a process that uses agricultural fibers as fillers in virgin plastics. The Agro-Plastic manufacturing plants are designed for small communities, providing employment and non-farm revenues at a time when small rural communities are… More

Plastics Recycling: Using Agricultural Residues to Improve Performance II

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Donna A. Johnson
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
The goal of this Phase II SBIR is to commercialize the process to use wheat straw fibers as a means to improve the characteristics of commingled plastic. The Phase I research proved the feasibility of using wheat straw as a filler for commingled plastic. However, in order to commercialize the… More

Plastics Recycling: Using Agricultural Residues to Improve Performance II

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Donna A. Johnson
Award Amount: $287,893.00
Abstract:
The goal of this Phase II SBIR is to commercialize the process to use wheat straw fibers as a means to improve the characteristics of commingled plastic. The Phase I research proved the feasibility of using wheat straw as a filler for commingled plastic. However, in order to commercialize the… More