Founded in 1943, Griffin Industries is a privately owned and operated company that collects and recycles waste by-products from slaughterhouses, packing plants, butcher shops, supermarkets, hotels and restaurants. It provides finished products from Bakery Feeds, Bio G-3000, Nature Safe and VersaGen. The company offers a full-range of animal proteins, feeding fats and bakery meal for animal feed and pet food manufacturers. In addition, it supplies raw stock for finished leather goods. The company is affiliated with the American Baker's Association, Animal Protein Producers Institute and Cookie & Snack Baker's Association. It also offers research and development services for rendered products. Headquartered in Cold Spring, Ky., Griffin Industries maintains one of its locations in East Dublin, Ga.