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Sustainability Success with Hormel and Fontanini Foods

Hormel Foods discusses the initiatives its Fontanini Foods plant completed to minimize the oils and sludge in its wastewater and drive down its water and energy consumption -- which helped it win our 2023 Green Plant of the Year Award.

Date: Tuesday, December 12, 2023

Time:  2:00 PM ET / 1:00 PM CT / 11:00 AM PT / 7:00 PM GMT

Duration: 1 Hour

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Sustainability is a business requisite these days. Join us on Dec. 12 to learn how Hormel Foods' Fontanini Foods plant outside Chicago became more sustainable on several fronts and won our 2023 Green Plant of the Year poll.

Also hear from Veolia Water Technologies & Solutions. Their presentation will take the audience through high-level design basics for plant effluent recycled/reused water systems. Concepts will include why certain unit operations are used and the flow path sequence.


Tom Raymond, Director of Environmental Sustainability Hormel Foods

Michael Wysocki, Manager of plant engineering, Fontanini Foods

Andrew Sieren, Plant manager, Fontanini Foods

Michael McDonald, Food & Beverage Projects Group, Veolia Water Technologies & Solutions


Andy Hanacek, Senior Editor, Plant Operations, Food Processing

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