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April 18, 2013
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Lampe Park sparkles with recycled donation

As an early Earth Day present, Lampe Park received an eco-friendly upgrade in the form of new pavement. It wasn’t just any pavement, however. The material being poured over 2,000 square feet near the park’s concession stand resembled shattered glass, mostly because it was glass. “It sparkles like diamonds,” Missouri resident Steve Wendling said Wednesday during the project. “If someone turns water on it, the water runs right through.” Wendling is the owner of Missouri-based FilterPave Products. The proprietary product is derived from recycled glass, mixed with granite depending upon the application, and bound with a special, plant-based resin developed …

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