Mississippi Spring – Tupelo, Mississippi
Mississippi Spring became registered in the Eco Initiative Mini Program in May 2015. Located in Tupelo, Mississippi, they operate out of two buildings with approximately 74,000 square feet of manufacturing space. The facility serves a wide customer base including many exports.
The following Eco Initiative goals have been established:
- Reduce landfill waste by 50%. This will be achieved by implementing a recycling program and training employees in the proper disposal of waste.
- Reduce lubricating oil use in machine by 30%This will be achieved by testing oil quality to determine if the oil has degraded. This will be done in the place of changing oil on schedule. Machines will also be inspected more frequently to identify and repair oil leaks more quickly.
- Reduce water consumption by 10%.This will be achieved by installing more efficient toilets and sick faucets, valves, and controls.
- Reduce electricity consumption by 14%.This will be achieved by installing more energy-efficient lighting.