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Plainfield-based Salazar Packaging, which makes environmentally friendly packaging and shipping materials, has a national customer base.
Dennis and Lenora Salazar of Plainfield believe in “less is more,” thinking inside the box and just saying no to the packing peanut. With 50 years combined experience in the packaging industry, the Salazars are making a name for themselves with innovative thinking and pioneering earth-friendly alternatives to standard packaging products. “Packaging is in our blood,” Dennis Salazar said. A Chicago native, he and his wife Lenora Salazar, a Navy brat born in Spain, met in the packaging industry, married and moved to Plainfield 11 years ago, and launched their own green packaging company, Salazar Packaging Inc., four years ago. “I told my wife, ‘If I’m going to start another company, I’d like it to be for us,’” said Dennis Salazar, who had …