Catalytic Generators manufactures ethylene application systems for commercial ripening rooms and tobacco curing systems. Its systems consist of a catalytic-type generator that converts Ethy-Gen II ripening concentrate into ethylene. Founded in 1973, the company is a member of the Produce Marketing Association, United Fresh Produce Association and Canadian Produce Marketing Association. It offers Smart-Ripe, which monitors room temperatures and humidity levels. The company also provides generators for ripening bananas, tomatoes, tobacco and avocados. Catalytic Generators offers a range of quality assurance instruments, including thermometers, polyethylene pallet covers, ethylene removal systems and fruit firmness testers. The company maintains several warehouses in Virginia, Arizona and Canada.