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Converted Organics

Converted Organics, Inc.
Ticker: COIN
Market Cap: 697K
Website: http://convertedorganics.com

Founded in 2006
Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts.

Converted Organics Inc. engages in the waste-to-fertilizer businesses in the continental United States. It operates in three segments: Organic Fertilizer, Industrial Wastewater Treatment, and Vertical Farming. The Organic Fertilizer segment manufactures, sells, and distributes the fertilizer products to agribusiness, turf management, and retail markets. It operates a processing facility that converts food waste and other raw materials into all-natural fertilizers, biostimulants, and soil amendment products. The Industrial Wastewater Treatment segment treats industrial wastewater by using various fuel sources to separate industrial wastewater into clean water vapor and landfill-appropriate solid residuals. The Vertical Farming segment engages in designing, building, and operating systems for growing pesticide and chemical-free organic fruits and vegetables in a controlled indoor environment using its patented technology. Converted Organics Inc.

Marijuana-Related Stocks: Companies and Products

January 10, 2013

Now that marijuana has been legalized for recreational use in Colorado and Washington (and is legal for medicinal purposes in many other states), businesses — new and old — are looking to get in. From horticulture equipment to pharmaceuticals, there's a lot of opportunity to make a name in this fairly new industry. Click through to take a look at a few of the publicly traded companies that deal in the marijuana trade.