Shawnee, KS (PressExposure) July 11, 2013 -- Bio-Microbics Inc., a global manufacturer of decentralized wastewater, water and stormwater treatment technologies, is pleased to announce the acquisition of SeptiTech, LLC. SeptiTech, now a Subsidiary of Bio-Microbics, Inc. is recognized as a leader in the onsite treatment industry.
Bio-Microbics certified treatment systems focus on the residential and commercial decentralized wastewater industry. With the addition of the SeptiTech product line, Bio-Microbics can further offer more solutions for onsite commercial wastewater and residential septic system applications.
A Maine-based company, SeptiTech, LLC was founded in 1996. The company manufactures a patented, PLC controlled, onsite wastewater treatment system for residential and commercial applications. Designed to fit into locally made tanks (concrete, plastic, or fiberglass), the biological trickling filter system has been certified to EPA's ETV (Environmental Technology Verification), NSF/ANSI Standard 40, class 1 and NSF/ANSI Standard 245 for Nitrogen Reduction. Standard treatment achieves 98% BODS and TSS removal and for nitrogen reduction systems, SeptiTech typically treats domestic wastewater to levels of Total Nitrogen to 19 mg/l or below.
SeptiTech operates in about 20 states and currently has over 1,600 systems in operation including approximately 300 commercial systems treating flows of over 1,000-gallons per day. Commercial systems are routinely specified for schools, housing developments, shopping centers, restaurants and nursing homes. The smart technology is known in the industry for its design versatility and ability to accommodate non-standard applications such as high strength waste, strict effluent requirements