American Proteins and Sanderson Farms were selected as winners of U.S. Poultry & Egg Association’s 2012 Clean Water Awards. 

Presented annually, the awards recognize excellence in the operation of wastewater treatment plants in the poultry industry. American Proteins was selected as the winner in the full treatment category after being runner-up last year. Sanderson Farms was selected as the winner in the pretreatment category for their further processing facility operation.