On Feb. 13, Abtech Holdings Inc. announced it will begin a stormwater disinfection project this quarter at a beach area along the Great Lakes. The beach suffers high levels of fecal coliforms from sewers and wild-animal waste. The project, partially funded by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), involves the use of the company’s Smart Sponge® Plus technology, an antimicrobial product registered with EPA for outdoor use. The company will focus on stormwater detention vault systems in the principal stormwater outflow pipes. Read more.
March 27, 2020