SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

Industrial Info Resources

March 29, 2013 06:15 ET

From Coal to Peanuts: The Ripple Effects of Environmental Regulations, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - Mar 29, 2013) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- In 2008, American Gypsum (Dallas, Texas) dedicated a new wallboard facility in South Carolina, adjacent to the Winyah Generating Station. One of the factors that brought American Gypsum to that location was that Winyah Generating Station, owned and operated by Santee Cooper (Moncks Corner, South Carolina), was going to supply high-quality synthetic gypsum for use in wallboard production. The two companies entered into a long-term deal that was seen as mutually beneficial at the time. Win-Win? Enter the unintended effects of environmental regulation.

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