Monday, April 25, 2011

Igloo-shaped devices eat sewage

Inexpensive igloo-shaped, pollution-eating devices nicknamed “Poo-Gloos” can clean up sewage just as effectively as multimillion-dollar treatment facilities for towns outgrowing their waste-treatment lagoons, according to a new study.

“The results of this study show that it is possible to save communities with existing lagoon systems hundreds of thousands, if not millions of dollars, by retrofitting their existing wastewater treatment facilities with Poo-Gloos,” says Fred Jaeger, chief executive officer of Wastewater Compliance Systems, Inc., which sells the Poo-Gloo under the name Bio-Dome.

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Source: ASM International via Diane Rush, Hampshire Controls Corporation, Dover, NH

1 comment:

  1. That is very important aspect of being healthy that is having clean environments and the drain system is definitely a part of the home or dwelling surroundings which need to be maintained.This is a great bit of news in the context.