Sustainability from the Water Up

Sustainability, the new jargon of 2018, has maintained its momentum in early 2019. The restaurant industry is taking the word seriously. Nowhere was the commitment to sustainability highlighted more than at the hospitality event of the year, the Restaurants Canada 2019 Show. Along with this year’s theme, SustainABILITY, the Show featured a Restaurant of the…

Diver Turned Grower Focuses on Newfoundland’s Sustainability

CONCEPTION BAY SOUTH, NL – Not often do a Rottweiler, a chicken, a rabbit and a cat peacefully co-habitat outside of a Disney movie, but in Steve’s hydroponic growing supply store, the animals are happy shop-mates. Steve Ivany is the owner of Good 2 Grow NL in Conception Bay South, Newfoundland. Good 2 Grow provides…

SanEcoTec’s Hydrogen Peroxide Sanitizers Improve Shelf Life of Produce

Canadian water treatment company, SanEcoTec Ltd. recently received a Letter of No Objection from Health Canada for the use of its Clean5, Clean25 and Clean50 sanitizers in process water on fresh and minimally processed fruits and vegetables. In process water, the Clean line of products provides a sanitizing wash and efficacy against standard food spoiling…

21st Century Trail-Blazers

In a recent article titled “Water is not precarious. It is different”, Christopher Gasson, owner of Global Water Intelligence, wrote, “Another reason why the utility sector underperforms [in growth and profits] is because it is slow to adopt new technologies.” While he was talking about the utility sector’s opposition to digitisation, the sentiment applies to…

Where did the Romaine Lettuce Go?

In November 2018, shoppers in Ontario, Quebec and Nova Scotia noticed a prominent empty space in the produce wall of their local grocery store. Due to an E. coli scare linked to lettuce grown in California, romaine lettuce had been removed from shelves. It was the third time in 2018 that E. coli outbreaks were…

A Special Message from our Co-Founders

It seems fitting that a company, whose desire is to provide healthy water, would be based out of Canada, a country with three coastlines, millions of lakes, and 20% of the world’s freshwater supply. Water is so fixed in the North American lifestyle that we can often forget or overlook it. We think of water…

15 Easy Tips to Have a Planet-Happy Holiday Season

We hope that your holiday season is filled with good food, family, friends, and fun for a light and joy-filled celebration. This December, as you host or attend your parties, prepare for all the big meals and cozy up with the family, consider trying all or some of the things on the list below to…

Healthy Water. Healthy Future.

If it’s true that a wise person surrounds himself with people smarter, brighter, and more forward thinking than himself, then I am the wisest old sage in the room. I have the pleasure of being associated with the most awesome team of engineers, water scientists, marketing and administrative personnel I have ever had the pleasure…

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