July 2012. The North Carolina Recycling Business Assistance Center (RBAC) announced Abbey Green as one of 36 companies to receive a 2012 RBAC grant. Abbey Green will use the grant and its own matching funds to install a fixed trommel section to improve screening on its automated sort line. Abbey Green will receive $40,000 in funding and will match this with its own investment.
The RBAC reports with their announcement that in its latest round of grants the RBAC awarded $800,000 in grant funding, leveraging a pledged investment from selected grantees in cash match of more than $3.5 M. Abbey Green was one of seven firms receiving the maximum grant offered.