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cent to 95 percent by flow management, chemical evaluation
and management and increased
the MLSS concentration.
Keystone's Gadsden facility is an
active community member, too. A
charity golf tournament it hosts tripled its funds raised since 2014, with
$15,000 donated to the Boys & Girls
Club in 2017. Employees also participate in other fundraising activities
for cancer awareness, heart health, an
annual day of action, and the Marine
Toys for Tots Foundation.
The facility also works to em-
poultry wastewater sludge to soil compost,
power and train employees through
"We believe in supporting our
people. Annually, we have a safety
week with different topics every
day," Prince said. "But we have also
included environmental topics such
as stormwater, healthy snack choices, a dunking booth fundraiser and
lots of different things to encourage
and empower our people."
She added that if the facility
achieves 1 million safe hours, all
employees receive a steak dinner and
small gifts, and a car is given away.
"I am on the EMS team. OBG
knows that Keystone counts on us to
be the experts and OBG is counting
on me to make the system perform,"
Smith said. "There's a lot of communications between the Gadsden
team about all of its technology data
so that we are doing right by the
John Pierson is principal research engineer at the Agricultural Technology Research Program at the Georgia Tech Research
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