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Muscatine Alcohol Expansion $48 Million

GPC has been reliably supplying our customers with consistent, high quality beverage and industrial grade ethyl alcohol for over 70 years. It is amazing to review the roster of our long-term customers and to see how we have grown together over this time. As we look toward the future, it is important that we recognize this past success while preparing to support existing and new customer growth.

It was this mindset that inspired the Muscatine Alcohol Expansion project. A cross functional team from Engineering, Operations, Environmental and Sales has been working behind the scenes planning the future of our Alcohol business. All of this work culminated in the May announcement of a $48 Million Alcohol Expansion. Along with a significant capacity increase, this project reduces energy usage, improves yield and upgrades infrastructure in the Distillery area of our Muscatine wet mill. This additional capacity will come online in phases over the next two to five years.

Having a reliable supply of the highest quality and consistent ethyl alcohol is part of the recipe, but producing in a cost-efficient and sustainable manner is equally important. The Muscatine Alcohol Expansion project improves our capability in all of these phases along with providing the capacity to grow our Export and Distribution channels. Most importantly, this project allows GPC to grow with our long-term and loyal customers for many years to come.

Spotlights

  • 9.1.2017
    GPC Introduces New MALTRIN FM™ Fast Melt Maltodextrin and PURE-DENT® Starch Cores at SupplySide West and AAPS Expos
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  • 8.2.2017
    GPC Offers Bio-Based Products for Binder Applications
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  • 5.31.2017
    GPC Highlights New MALTRIN® Tapioca-Based Product Line at IFT Food Expo ’17
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  • 4.24.2017
    Absorbent Ingredient Choices for Personal Care Applications
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  • 2.23.2017
    Sauce and Salad Dressing Solutions from GPC
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  • 1.28.2017
    Non-Genetically Modified (Non-GM) Corn Gluten Feed Available from Grain Processing Corporation
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  • 12.15.2016
    GPC Launches New MALTRIN® Tapioca-Based Product Line
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  • 9.27.2016
    Bind, Disperse, Flow Freely — GPC Versatile Solutions
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  • 6.1.2016
    GPC Showcases Food Science Student Competition Winner at IFT’16
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  • 3.23.2016
    In the Thick of Things with GPC Personal Care Starches
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  • 1.22.2016
    GPC’s Solution for a Sticky Situation PURE-DENT® B730 Absorbent Starch
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  • 12.29.2015
    Non-Genetically Modified (Non-GM) Corn Gluten Meal Available from Grain Processing Corporation
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  • 12.2.2015
    Let GPC Help With All Your Corrugated Needs…
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  • 9.29.2015
    Exceptional Excipients - Superior Service
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  • 8.1.2015
    Muscatine Alcohol Expansion $48 Million
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  • 5.21.2015
    GPC Superior Starches and Premium MALTRIN® Maltodextrins Showcased at IFT15 in Chicago
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  • 3.24.2015
    It’s all about the base! Sugar-free Exfoliation
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  • 6.9.2014
    Big Easy Solutions at IFT Food Expo 2014
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  • 4.1.2014
    Simple Solutions for Facial Mask Formulations
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  • 2.20.2014
    Grain Processing Corporation “Shakes” Things Up
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  • 12.19.2013
    Bio-based Products Offer Holistic Choices to Binder Applications
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  • 4.1.2013
    We’ve Got Personal Care in the Bag, Bottle, Tube and Tablet
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  • 2.1.2013
    Improve the Quality of Low-Fat Ice Cream and Other Frozen Desserts with MALTRIN® Maltodextrins and Corn Syrup Solids
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  • 12.1.2012
    Grain Processing Corporation Announces Breakthrough Cold Dispersing Adhesive Mix for Multiwall Bag Manufacturers
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  • 10.1.2012
    Green Granulation Utilizing Environmentally Friendly Binders
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  • 6.11.2012
    GPC Provides Solutions for Healthy Snacks
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  • 4.1.2012
    What’s New in Shampoo? GPC Ingredients Can Help with Dry and Sulfate-Free Products.
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  • 2.8.2012
    Grain Processing Corporation’s Carbohydrates Help Customers Reduce Costs While Padding Bottom Lines
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  • 1.27.2012
    Grain Processing Corporation Receives Prestigious BRC Certification
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  • 12.12.2011
    GPC Has Your Solution: Custom, Ready-to-Use Products, for Specific Industrial Applications
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  • 6.21.2011
    Stabilizing and Controlling Moisture in Food Products
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  • 5.20.2011
    Lower the Sugar on Your Label
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  • 4.27.2011
    MALTRIN® Maltodextrins in Nutricosmetics
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  • 3.28.2011
    A “unique” starch for unique situations… PURE-DENT® B730 Absorbent Starch
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  • 3.28.2011
    Don’t Sugar Coat It!
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  • 3.28.2011
    Antioxidant Use in Personal Care
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  • 2.10.2011
    Using MALTRIN® for Calorie Reduction
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  • 1.3.2011
    GPC has developed a New Environmentally Friendly Adhesive: SEALMASTER® P50L (modified starch paste adhesive)
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  • 9.7.2010
    Gluten-Free Market
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  • 9.7.2010
    Regulatory Unrest in the Personal Care Industry
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  • 7.26.2010
    Demand for Quality Ethyl Alcohol Continues to Grow
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  • 6.18.2010
    GPC Announces its IFT EXPO Plans
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  • 6.8.2010
    GPC Spotlights
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  • 4.12.2010
    GPC Unveils New Logo on Updated Website
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