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  • Maintenance for septic tanks

    Maintenance for septic tanks

    Septic tanks are widely used for on site sewage treatment for domestic homes which are not connected to the sewer system. Little attention is given to the septic tank until there are problems such as smells or poor drainage or ponding on the ...

    Ciaran Gillen

  • The simple, effective and economical treatment of odourous emissions

    The simple, effective and economical treatment of odourous emissions

    The odours from an anaerobic digester and a waste handling depot were fed to two large biofilters with wood chip packing. The seeding of the biofilters was carried out using a microbial product, BFL Odour Clean. For the initial seeding of the ...

    Ciaran Gillen;Pier Sante Testi

  • Biological Odour Control for wheelie bins

    Biological Odour Control for wheelie bins

    One of the problems with large wheelie bins used for waste storage is that organic deposits build up and these give rise to bad odours. From time to time the bins are washed to remove the organic deposits. However in many cases the odours are not ...

    Ciaran Gillen, Pier Sante Testi

  • Application of Bioaugmentation for quick restoration of microbial activity in a Cheese WWTP

    Application of Bioaugmentation for quick restoration of microbial activity in a Cheese WWTP

    The use of Bioaugmentation has been shown to be a very effective method of restoring activity in a wastwater treatment plant treating the effluent from cheese production. The plant had lost activity and in this case activity was restored without ...

    Pier Sante Testi and Ciaran Gillen, BioFuture Ltd.

  • Bioremediation applied to high pH contaminated soil washing slurry

    Bioremediation applied to high pH contaminated soil washing slurry

    BioFuture Ltd. in conjunction with General Smontaggi SpA have used applied environmental engineering and bioaugmentation to remediate hydrocarbon contaminated soil washing slurry. The soil washing slurry had been treated using lime to dry and ...

    Pier Sante Testi and Ciaran Gillen, BioFuture Ltd.

  • Biotechnology of hydrocarbon bioremediation in soil washing slurry

    Biotechnology of hydrocarbon bioremediation in soil washing slurry

    Application of Bioremediation for low cost contaminated soil washing slurry treatment with quick hydrocarbon reduction and improved sustainability. The application uses proprietary microbial formulation with a slurry bioreactor in order to ...

  • Fast bioremediation of a hydrocarbon contaminated site

    Fast bioremediation of a hydrocarbon contaminated site

    The use of bioremediation has been demonstrated to be a very effective treatment technology for a hydrocarbon contaminated site within a month of starting. In addition to selection and preparation of an appropriate microbial inoculum the other key ...

    Pier Sante Testi; Ciaran Gillen

  • Grease trap treatment in a meat plant

    Grease trap treatment in a meat plant

    Meat plants tend to be major producers of fats and grease and this present problems in the wastewater infrastructure as it is not soluble in water. This leads to build up in drains and grease traps and the traditional approach to disposal is to ...

    Pier Sante Testi, Ciaran Gillen