Jefferson Enterprise Energy, Hilltop Securities and Zume, an advanced molded fiber technology creator, closed on $122 million in bond financing for the construction of a manufacturing plant in Lufkin.

The plant is a renewable and sustainable manufacturing factory for consumer goods, the first of its kind in North America, CEOs for both companies said Wednesday.

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