EcoScraps, a Salt Lake City, UT-based provider of organic, chemical- and manure-free lawn and garden products, has received $1.5m in Series A financing.
The round was led by KickStart, with participation from DBL Investors and Peterson Ventures.
The company intends to use the funding to expand its products into new markets, continue developing its line of products, and hire new people.
Established in 2010 by CEO Dan Blake, EcoScraps is an organic lawn and garden products manufacturer that was. Its process recycles food waste into nutrient-rich products that help plants grow healthier in the most environmentally friendly way possible.
The company is now manufacturing its products in Utah, Arizona and California. It sells its compost throughout Utah, Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico and California.