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U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor applauds oil recycling start-up at Port of Tampa listen

11/06/13 Janelle Irwin
WMNF Drive-Time News Wednesday
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Tags: kathy castor, NexLube, Oil, recycling, environment, economic development, Port of Tampa


The first oil recycling business in Florida is scheduled to open by next summer. During a press conference Wednesday at the Port of Tampa where work has already begun on the $120 million NexLube facility, U.S. Representative Kathy Castor said the project will create 800 construction jobs.

“But eventually, when it’s operational, the higher wage, technical jobs that we need here in this community for a change.”

About 85-100 permanent jobs are expected to open with NexLube – a handful of ...

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