Presby Environmental Inc. (PEI) is an innovative environmental organization that engineers new technology to change the way the world approaches wastewater treatment. Today the company is working at the cutting edge of water pollution control to help protect and preserve our most precious natural resources. Presby Environmental has continued to combine innovation, simplicity and extensive research and development into a patented a line of complimentary onsite wastewater treatment technologies which are manufactured at PEI’s state-of-the-art facility in Whitefield, New Hampshire, USA.
Presby Environmental Inc. (PEI) , founded in 1995 by inventor and entrepreneur David Presby, is an innovative environmental organization that engineers new technology to change the way the world approaches wastewater treatment. Today the company is working at the cutting edge of water pollution control to help protect and preserve our most precious natural resources.
At the age of 14, New Hampshire native David Presby began his career apprenticing under his father at Presby Construction. In the 1980’s, while working with different aspects of the wastewater and construction industry, the lack of a reliable, cost effective approach to wastewater treatment motivated David to begin conceptualizing what later became the Enviro-Septic Technology. Over the years, through extensive testing and R&D, this technology evolved into the world’s most practical and effective wastewater treatment system, the Advanced Enviro-Septic Wastewater Treatment System (AES).
Presby Environmental has continued to combine innovation, simplicity and extensive research and development into a patented a line of complimentary onsite wastewater treatment technologies which are manufactured at PEI’s state-of-the-art facility in Whitefield, New Hampshire, USA. Presby Environmental is affiliated with two other companies, Presby Construction and Presby Plastics. These companies have specialized in onsite wastewater system manufacturing, design, installation, and maintenance for over 50 years.
Enviro-Septic Technology Today
After rigorous testing, Advanced Enviro-Septic has recently achieved NSF International Standard 40 Class I Certification.
With over a hundred thousand AES and Enviro-Septic Systems in the ground across New England, the Midwest and Canada, Presby Environmental is working hard to make this revolutionary technology available to citizens and organizations across the country, and across the globe.
Enviro-Septic Technology has provided onsite wastewater treatment solutions for private residence, subdivisions, cluster communities, resort communities, hotels, ski slopes, restaurants (including a number of McDonald’s), state parks (including Shendoah National Park in Virginia), laundromats, strip malls, farms, physician’s offices, condominium/apartment complexes and numerous other commercial facilities.
As a result of numerous competitive advantages Enviro-Septic Technology has enjoyed tremendous success in both the Canadian and US markets.
Presby Environmental, Inc. and Presby Plastics, Inc. are proud to be the exclusive manufacturers of Advanced Enviro-Septic and Enviro-Septic Pipe. These products embody our commitment to environmental protection in many ways:
- Recycling and conservation in the manufacturing process
- Installations that minimize impact to the site
- Conservation of soil and groundwater through superior passive wastewater treatment
- Utilizing natural processes, requiring no energy consumption
Advanced Envrio-Septic and Enviro-Septic are uniquely superior onsite wastewater treatment systems. Onsite wastewater treatment is quickly replacing centralized treatment as the most environmentally responsible treatment means available around the globe. More…
Unique Product Features have Earned Presby seven United States Patents
The unique and innovative components and processes of the Enviro-Septic system have earned Presby numerous US and foreign patents.
Whether it is a new or replacement system for your community or municipality, we are here to provide you with a proven environmentally safe system for the most value for your tax payer dollars.
The Advanced Enviro-Septic (AES) and Enviro-Septic Wastewater Treatment Systems are smart solutions for your community or municipality large flow needs.
Why Use Presby?
- Low Maintenance Cost
- Low Labor Cost
- Less Expensive
Cluster or STEP systems
As technology improves, “cluster” or “STEP” systems are becoming an increasingly popular solution to accommodate the sanitary needs of growing populations worldwide.
These community systems are designed to treat the wastewater from sections of a city, town, sub-division, resort area, or other groups of homes and businesses.
These systems provide a higher level of water quality protection, support the local water supplies, can easily accommodate growth, require less infrastructure, and make it easy to employ water reuse techniques.
With the incorporation of passive technology, communities are achieving these benefits with very little energy consumption, maintenance, chemicals, or additives; resulting in significantly reduced upfront and operational costs.
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The Enviro-Septic® Technology has been scientifically proven to remove up to 99% of wastewater contaminants, recently becoming the first NSF International Certified wastewater treatment product that does not require electricity or replacement media!
Presby Environmental has built strong relationships with regulators, inspectors and health officers around the country, working closely to design technical material to assist industry professionals in the field.
With over 200,000 Advanced Enviro-Septic® (AES) and Enviro-Septic® Systems in the ground throughout New England, the Midwest and Canada, Presby Environmental is working hard to make this revolutionary technology available to citizens and organizations across the country, and across the globe.
Versatile Wastewater Treatment Solutions
Advanced Enviro-Septic® and Enviro-Septic® have provided onsite wastewater treatment solutions for residential, commercial and community applications.
As a result of numerous competitive advantages, Enviro-Septic®Technology has enjoyed tremendous success in Canadian and U.S. markets.
Enviro-Septic® Technology creates a living, breathing ecosystem that purifies wastewater through entirely passive bacterial processes. These Systems accomplish an advanced level of treatment without using electricity, chemicals or additives.
- Preserves the underlying soils
- Permitted to be smaller and closer to restrictive features than conventional systems
- Require no reserve area in most cases
- Can be installed in soils which are not appropriate for other onsite systems
- Use pumps only to gain elevation (pressure distribution is not used with the System)
As part of Presby Environmental’s commitment to providing top-notch support we offer valuable tools to industry professionals and system owners.
- Product certification and training (available online or via DVD)
- Plan review assistance available for graduates of our Certification courses
- Manual downloads
- Troubleshooting assistance and technical support free of charge
Our experienced technical staff is available to speak with industry professionals directly or provide support via email.
History of Dependability
AES and Enviro-Septic® have an extremely low failure rate, and the unique ability to be “rejuventated” if the System is abused. It has become the “system of choice” in our home state of New Hampshire–accounting for 90-95% of system installations statewide in recent years. It has been in use in New England since 1995.
AES and Enviro-Septic® pipe is a proprietary device covered by numerous US Patents and manufactured exclusively by Presby Environmental/Presby Plastics.
Why Design and Install Enviro-Septic Technology?
Designers and Installers are experiencing the benefits of Advanced Enviro-Septic® (AES) and Enviro-Septic® Wastewater Treatment Systems.
- Provides superior treatment
- Installations are small, easy and fast
- Designs are adaptable to terrain, set backs and existing structures
With over 250,000 Enviro-Septic® and AES Systems in the ground throughout New England, the Midwest, Canada, Europe, Australia, Mexico, and more! Enviro-Septic® Technology has a history of proven performance in the field.
You can design and install AES and Enviro-Septic® with confidence, knowing that top-notch technical support is a phone call or email away. We provide detailed written design and installation manuals, design tools,technical bulletins, troubleshooting assistance, and technical support to anyone using our product, free of charge.
Enviro-Septic® Technology works so well under a wide variety of soil conditions that it is frequently used as the remediation solution for failed systems.
The AES and Enviro-Septic® Systems offer a variety of choices and solutions for all types of sites that will benefit you and your customers.
- Combines treatment and dispersal in one small footprint
- Blends into sloping terrain for unusual configurations
- Adapts easily to commercial and residential sites
- Costs less than traditional installation products and materials
- Requires no electricity or mechanical parts
- Needs no maintenance other than standard septic tank pumping
- Uses a protected receiving surface to maximize bacterial activity and prevent the underlying soils from clogging
- Made from a significant amount of recycled plastic
- mall excavations
- Quick installations requiring small crews
- Utilizes readily available System Sand rather than more expensive crushed stone
- Components are light-weight and easy to handle
- Flexible design allows for odd-shaped installations, preserving the natural beauty of the property
- Can be installed on slopes without expensive retaining walls
- Can be installed by hand, eliminating the need for heavy construction equipment
Ongoing research proves that any onsite septic system will work better and last longer if it has a sufficient oxygen supply. For this reason, PEI is now recommending venting on all AES and Enviro-Septic® Systems. Given the minimal cost and effort it takes to add a vent to either a new or existing system, the benefits far outweigh any perceived detriments. Both of the following links provide a wealth of information.
System Sand as specified in the state manuals is an essential component in the design and installation of Enviro-Septic®Technology. Presby Environmental maintains a System Sand Supplier Referral List for designers and installers. For information on System Sand Suppliers in your state, please see the Interactive Mappage.
For more information on System Sand importance and requirements please review the system sand information page.