ANTA ANA, CA -- BioLargo, Inc. (OTCQB: BLGO) -- BioLargo's subsidiary BioLargo Water, Inc. has been awarded the prestigious New Product Innovation Award for the Water Treatment Industry - North America by Frost & Sullivan. Frost & Sullivan has a global team of analysts and consultants continuously researching a wide range of markets and companies to identify those that consistently pursue or invest in new technologies, enabling them to serve their customers more effectively and grow at above-industry average. This involves extensive primary and secondary research across the entire value chain of specific products.
Based on its recent analysis of the industrial water and wastewater treatment technology market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes BioLargo Water, Inc. as the 2015 Technology Innovation leader in the North American water treatment market. BioLargo Water's AOS Filter is a 'low-cost, high-impact, sustainable clean water technology capturing the attention of leaders in academia, governments, and the industry worldwide,' states the Frost & Sullivan award. The AOS Filter utilizes BioLargo's (www.BioLargo.com) patented and proprietary technology to achieve high rates of disinfection to treat industrial and tertiary wastewater in multiple industries.
The comprehensive report that accompanied the award states: 'With applications ranging from food and agriculture to ballast water treatment, the AOS Filter demonstrates industry-leading decontamination and disinfection capabilities and is well-poised for further scale-up and successful commercialization in the tertiary and advanced wastewater treatment market.'
BioLargo CEO & President Dennis Calvert commented, 'We are honored to have our technology recognized by a global research and consulting firm. Our AOS Filter can change wastewater management and usher in a new level of efficiency for industrial clients, and make clean water affordable around the globe.'
Each year, Frost & Sullivan presents Technology Innovation Awards to companies that have developed an innovative element in a product by leveraging leading-edge technologies. The awards recognize the value-added features/benefits of the products and technologies, and the increased ROI it offers customers, which increases customer acquisition and overall market penetration potential.
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