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  • Algae Control Technology Receives NSF Certification

    Safe, Chemical-Free, Algae Control System Is Now Certified For Use in Reservoirs and Potable Water Systems SonicSolutions® has received NSF certification for the SS-400, SS-500, and SS-600 models of their chemical-free algae control device. This state-of-the-art technology safely controls algae without damaging other aquatic life by producing ultrasonic waves that disrupt the growth and spread ...


    By SonicSolutions Algae Control

  • Algae Control Solution for Chilean Salmon Industry?

    Since February 2016, Salmon farms in Chile have been suffering from an intensive Harmful Algal Bloom (HAB) which is causing massive numbers of salmon deaths. Ultrasonic technology combined with algae detection could be the solution for an industry facing economic losses totaling millions. Currently the Dutch algae control company, LG Sonic, is discussing the implementation of ultrasonic ...


    By LG Sonic

  • SonicSolutions Algae Control adds Solar power

    Control algae in remote water locations. SonicSolutions® Ultrasonic Algae Control has added solar power systems for its 24-volt models. The chemical-free algae control system safely eliminates algae while protecting other aquatic life. The addition of a solar power option eliminates the need for expensive power line installations at remote locations, so the 24-volt solar powered ...


    By SonicSolutions Algae Control

  • Award for innovative approach to control algae with ultrasound technology

    LG Sonic, a Dutch manufacturer of algae control systems, received an award for their innovative approach to control algae with ultrasound technology. The annual “Going the Extra Mile” (GEM) awards were hosted by Northumbrian Water, a UK Water Utility company supplying water in both the north and south of England. The event took place at the Beamish Hall on Thursday 25 June 2015. ...


    By LG Sonic

  • LG Sound proudly presents: Interactive Algae Control

    The patented LG Sonic MPC combines online water quality monitoring, telemetring and ultrasound technology to provide the state-of-the-art treatment against algae and cyanobacteria. By constantly measuring water quality,  the LG Sonic MPC determines the most optimal ultrasonic program. LG Sonic algae control - With a radius of 360 degrees and a range of 500 meter ...


    By LG Sonic

  • Algae: the new oil

    I. Introduction A) Framing the Problem as an OpportunityRFS goals can not be met with soy and corn alone- there is not enough corn and soy in the US to meet RFS goals- current feedstocks soy, palm, canola, etc are in short supply and are too expensive for biodiesel producers- the biofuels industry is at a critical point where alternatives such as algae are neededB) The ...


    By National Algae Association

  • GillTrading.com, Inc. Presents Algae Control Methods Compared: The Importance of Successful Algae Control for Facilities with UV Disinfection

        Hillsboro, OR (June 18, 2010) GillTrading.com, Inc. proudly announces the opportunity to present the paper “Algae Control Methods ...


    By GillTrading.com, Inc.

  • Airborne lidar catches algae

    ESRL’s Jim Churnside (Chemical Sciences Division) has used lidar instruments on airplanes to find schools of fish and squid. He’s used lidar—which bounces laser light off distant objects and captures the information-rich return signals—to find abandoned “ghost nets,” which can ensnare and kill ocean dwellers. Now, Churnside is using airborne lidar to find layers of phytoplankton—tiny plant-like ...

  • Natural Environmental Systems Sets Sights on Commercial and Industrial Algae Control

    Dallas, TX - Natural Environmental Systems has been growing rapidly in the small pond market for pond owners looking for safe, environmentally friendly solutions for algae control and overall water quality. Now the company has its sights set on similar issues within larger commercial/ industrial ponds. “Whether it is a small pond or a large pond, it is the same factors that create algae blooms,” ...

  • American Water and LG Sonic Receive Award for Chemical-Free Algae Control

    American Water, America’s largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility company, and LG Sonic, a Dutch manufacturer of algae control systems, received a Business Achievement Award from the Environmental Business Journal (EBJ) yesterday for the installation of four solar-powered algae control buoys (MPC-Buoys) in a drinking water reservoir at the Canoe Brook Water Treatment Plant in ...


    By LG Sonic

  • Global TAG Excellence Award for LG Sonic’s Ultrasonic Algae Control Technology

    During the Global TAG conference LG Sonic received an award for the successful development and commercialization of the MPC-Buoy, an environmentally system to monitor and control harmful algal blooms with the use of ultrasonic technology. The Global TAG conference and awards event took place on the 26th April 2015 at the InterContinental Hotel Athenaeum in Athens, Greece. Event participants ...


    By LG Sonic

  • Chemical-free Algae Control Category Winner of the Aquatech Innovation Award 2015

    Last week LG Sonic received the Aquatech Innovation Award 2015 in the category water supply/water treatment for the development and commercialization of the MPC-Buoy. This environmentally friendly system controls toxic algal blooms by using ultrasound technology. The winners were announced during the festive opening ceremony of the Amsterdam International Water Week and Aquatech Amsterdam on ...


    By LG Sonic

  • OriginOil Develops Real-Time Control Network for Large Scale Algae Harvesting

    OriginOil, Inc. (OOIL), the developer of a ...


    By OriginClear Inc.

  • DRONIC algae control project at the front cover of Water & Wastewater International!

    Water & Wastewater International (WWI) publishes a four page article about our development of Water Drones to target and treat algae blooms with ultrasound technology. For more information about the DRONIC project, please visit www.dronicproject.com or contact Lisa Brand ...


    By LG Sonic

  • Ultrasonic algae control solutions to treat smaller water areas

    Algae has an import function in nature, it provides food and energy for animal life, and much of the earth’s oxygen. However, an excess of algae can be hazardous to both humans and animals. Research has demonstrated that ultrasound can be an effective method of controlling algal blooms. Differences between ultrasonic algae control solutions There are ...


    By LG Sonic

  • Official Announcement of First Dutch Algae Control Project with MPC-Buoy

    Today (Dec 10, 2015) LG Sonic, the municipality of Zoetermeer, and water board Rijnland officially announced a collaboration project to monitor and control algal blooms in recreational lake the Noord Aa. For this project four MPC-Buoy systems will be installed before the summer of 2016. This environmentally friendly system controls toxic algal blooms by ...


    By LG Sonic

  • GTI covers chosen to control algae at Californian water treatment plant

    Geomembrane Technologies Inc. (GTI) is pleased to have been selected by a municipality in California for a cover installation project. GTI will supply six structurally supported covers for the project to aid with algae control efforts at the water treatment plant. The GTI retractable covers block sunlight, thus controlling algae while allowing reduced disinfectant chemical usage and reducing ...

  • Ultrasonic algae control technologies shown during IFAT 2016

    LG Sonic is going to exhibit during the IFAT to show its environmentally-friendly technologies to control and monitor algal blooms using ultrasound in lakes, reservoirs and cooling towers. LG Sonic’s, latest innovation, the MPC-Buoy, a solar-powered system that combines continuous ...


    By LG Sonic

  • LG Sonic Algae Control selected as Dutch winner of the Energy Globe Award

    Today LG Sonic received the prestigious Energy Globe National Award for the development and commercialization of the MPC-Buoy. This solar-powered system controls toxic algal blooms by using ultrasound technology. Representatives from the Embassy of Austria handed the award, signed by Energy Globe Jury chairperson Maneka Gandhi and Energy Globe initiator Mr. Wolfgang Neumann, during a company ...


    By LG Sonic

  • DRONIC algae control project at the front cover of Water & Wastewater International!

    Zoetermeer, 23 July 2014, Water & Wastewater International (WWI) publishes a four page article about our development of Water Drones to target and treat algae blooms with ultrasound technology. For more information about the DRONIC project, please visit www.dronicproject.com or contact Lisa Brand l.brand@lgsonic.com ...


    By LG Sonic

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