PICKERING, Ontario, Oct. 25 /CNW/ -- A recognized leader in environmental
technology, Eco-Tec is proud to announce that it has recently been awarded the
Canadian Innovation Award for Environmental Technology during the Canadian
Manufacturers and Exporters' 8th Annual Awards Ceremony.
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"Given our current economic times, there perhaps has never been a greater
time and a greater need for Canadian Business to be more innovative," said
Jayson Myers, CME president. "With an increasingly global economy, Canadian
business must rise to the challenge to compete on the world's stage."
Biogas Technology Brings Another Win for the Environment
Eco-Tec Inc. is a globally recognized manufacturer of water purification,
gas processing and chemical recovery systems for industrial operations.
Providing proven, integrated technologies that offer significant cost
reduction and superior process efficiency, Eco-Tec's biogas purification
system was the winner of the Canadian Innovation Award for Environmental
Biogas is a mixture of methane, carbon dioxide and water and is usually
contaminated with highly corrosive levels of Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S). Eco-Tec's
patented technology absorbs H2S from methane in a simple, economical package
and the resulting gas is purified for use in power generation, cogeneration
and heating applications.
This biogas technology joined Eco-Tec's product lines as another
innovation from the brilliant minds from the University of Toronto's
Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry. Dr. James Smith
invented the patented process and joins Eco-Tec in bringing economical and
effective Biogas Purification to the global market.
This unique technology can be used across a wide variety of industries
including: pulp and paper mills, landfill gas, industrial processing,
wastewater treatment plants, food and beverage processing and meat rendering
plants. The biogas purification system reduces greenhouse gases, creates
minimal waste and increases energy recovery.
In 2005, Eco-Tec was announced as the winner in this same Environmental
Technology category, and continues to be a leader in the field of
About Eco-Tec Inc.
Eco-Tec is a globally recognized, manufacturer of economical industrial
systems with over 1500 installations in 52 countries. Eco-Tec specializes in
products and services that address customer needs in industrial water
treatment, gas processing, and chemical recovery. Using proprietary, advanced
technology, Eco-Tec engineers, designs and manufactures a large selection of
systems that offer superior efficiency with economical and proven
For further information:
For further information: Lisa Hausz, Marketing Manager of Eco-Tec Inc.,
+1-905-427-0077, firstname.lastname@example.org Web Site: http://eco-tec.com