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Ultra Green's paper products are made from wheat straw and renewable natural fibers and its bio-plastics are made from cornstarch. The company's manufacturing plant is in Devils Lake, N.D. Photo courtesy Ultra Green.

Ultra Green plans expansion at eco-friendly manufacturing plant in Devils Lake


Ultra Green, a new Devils Lake manufacturer of eco-friendly food service products, will triple in size by the end of the year.

The Plymouth, Minn.-based company, which took over a former pasta plant in Devils Lake last year, currently operates with 19 employees in one daily shift, according to Bob Morando, company chief operating officer. That will grow to 35 to 40 employees by the end of September and about 60 employees, with 24-hour production, by December.

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Kevin Bonham
Kevin Bonham covers news from northeast North Dakota and northwest Minnesota for the Grand Forks Herald. A North Dakota native, who grew up in Mandan and Dickinson, he has been a reporter or an editor with the Herald and Forum Communications for nearly 30 years. 
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