People like to do business with people they like, Mike Brennan knows. As the Small Systems Sales Manager at SanEcoTec Ltd. and a residential plumber for many years, Mike understands that building positive community relationships is a cornerstone of good business. SanEcoTec Ltd. is a Manotick-based, family business. The Company specializes in AVIVE™ Water…(Read More)

OTTAWA/ST. JOHN’S – The SanEcoTec Ltd. sales team has been honoured with the Best Sales Team Award from the Canadian Home Builders’ Association (CHBA). On May 8th at the CHBA Monthly Membership Luncheon, the Annual Home Show Awards were presented to recipients. Ashley Hillier, Water Quality Coordinator at SanEcoTec, accepted the award on behalf…(Read More)

OTTAWA – The AVIVE™ Healthy Water System has been re-imagined and re-engineered with the aim to make Healthy Water accessible from every tap in the home. Water is among the most important challenges facing home owners. AVIVE™ Healthy Water Systems provide solutions to achieve superior water quality without harmful chemicals or by-products. AVIVE…(Read More)

In the Fields

At a vegetable greenhouse in Western Canada, HSP Agro was used as one of the final steps in clean out before the current crop. The new crop is showing the benefits of this cleaning with greener and healthier looking leaves. While end results will take a few more months, the preliminary results are very promising…(Read More)

Out and About

AVIVE™ Healthy Water Systems were out and about in March and April. Members of our award-winning team were showing interested homeowners and renovators about the next evolution in the water solution at the Ottawa Home and Garden Show, March 23-26; the Canadian Home Builders Association Home Show, April 7-9 in St. John…(Read More)

Sustainable approaches to drinking water treatment in NL INTRODUCTION Surface water sources of drinking water in Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) present unique challenges to treatment engineering, characterized by high concentrations of Natural Organic Matter (NOM), low pH and hardness. NOM and chlorine disinfectants often used in traditional treatment can yield high concentrations of potentially carcinogenic…(Read More)

Tipping the Scales

Tipping the Scales: How AVIVE™ Water Management Programs Provide the Balance Needed An Interview with Bruce Lancefield, Food and Beverage Sales Manager, SanEcoTec Ltd. Efficiently avoiding a crisis is better than effectively coping with one. While a water crisis in Canada may not seem likely given the natural abundance of fresh water, there should remain…(Read More)

Dear Prime Minister

Dear Prime Minister, I am fortunate to be among the many Canadians that have easy and unlimited access to clean and safe drinking water. My luxury is not shared by all. Many Canadians do not have what all Canadians ought to have. On February 1 of this year, Neskantaga Community in Ontario celebrated its 22nd…(Read More)

HYDROGEN PEROXIDE As a naturally-occurring molecule, hydrogen peroxide, is water with an additional oxygen atom. Instead of H2O, it’s H2O2. It’s biodegradable, forming water and oxygen. In recent years, hydrogen peroxide’s use has evolved from basic applications in food preparation and organic agriculture to an alternative method of drinking water treatment…(Read More)

Before the wild west, there was bottled water. The $170 billion industry began with the desire for imitation mineral spring water. And to quench the fear of waterborne typhoid and cholera. In the past two centuries, the reasons for choosing bottled water have changed – but consumption choices haven’t. Bottled water sales continue to flow…(Read More)