The 2009 Inc. 500: The Top Green Companies

StarchTech, green companies
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StarchTech, Minneapolis, No. 2576

"We basically took a Cheeto and reformulated it,” says Ed Boehmer, CEO of StarchTech, a company that produces biodegradable packing peanuts made from renewable resources. StarchTech packing peanuts are made from the byproducts of corn starch and dissolved in water.