For those that have visited our blog from time to time have surely seen mention of our project at Russky Island, Russia. The 2.65 million gallon per day wastewater treatment facility, based on our Integrated Bio-Reactor (IBR) design, has been operational for many months and is now 100% automated. And today, we received a glowing…

At the end of 2012 we had the unique opportunity to attend the Platts Global Energy Awards as a finalist for our Integrated Treatment System for frac water treatment. During the trip, Ecologix President and CEO, Eli Gruber gave an interview to Platts Energy TV, discussing water management practices in the oil and gas industry,…

What is a Zeo-Clear? Perfect for the needs of smaller populations, communities, camps, resorts & similar sized applications, the Zeo-Clear is a one-of-a-kind wastewater treatment plant, built inside a standard ISO shipping container. The Zeo-Clear is an advanced process for biological wastewater treatment, combining the standard activated sludge process with natural zeolite packed in fixed…

Untreated domestic wastewater contains microorganisms or pathogens that produce human diseases. Processes used to kill or deactivate these harmful organisms are called disinfection. Chlorine is the most widely used disinfectant but ozone and ultraviolet radiation are also frequently used for wastewater effluent disinfection. Chlorine Chlorine kills microorganisms by destroying cellular material. This chemical can be…

What is Nitrogen and how does it affect waste water? Nitrogen in domestic sewage and sewage effluent exists in different chemical forms depending on the degree of oxidation. Fresh sewage is high in organic nitrogen. This will first break down into ammonia nitrogen. In the presence of oxygen, ammonia nitrogen is quite rapidly oxidized, first…

Every water treatment company, mine included, has a basic selling example: a jar of dirty water sits next to a jar of clear water that has gone through the company’s cleaning process. It is the cost of entry for water treatment, but is does not tell the whole story. In some cases what appears to…