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Company closes before even opening

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NATCHEZ, miss. (KNOE 8 news/ AP) - A company planning to create jobs in the ArkLaMiss is shutting its doors before they ever opened.

Rentech had plans to make a "coal to liquid" alternative energy products in Adams County, Mississippi.

The company bought the property that once belonged to International Paper back in 2008.

Company leaders say they're also laying off some workers in Colorado.

A spokesperson says they're hoping to focus on immediate or near-term ways to make profits.

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