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Environmental Protection: "OriginOil developed the Electro Water Separation technology, which the company describes as a high-speed, chemical-free process to clean up large quantities of water. The company will inaugurate its Permanent Technology Showcase during the demonstration." Read More

BiofuelsDigest: "The technology demonstration will highlight the ability of OriginOil’s EWS technology to reduce ammonia levels and kill aquatic pathogens, as well as to harvest algae rapidly." Read More

Algae Industry Magazine: "Many fish farms in the Coachella Valley have closed in recent years due to high energy and feed costs. As a result, aquaculture facilities such as Aqua Farming Tech are pioneering ways to improve energy efficiency and nutritional quality, while at the same time reducing costs dramatically." Read More

Teru Talk: "OriginOil will publicly demonstrate its field-scale systems for the first time that remove ammonia and disinfect fish ponds in a single step, and harvest algae efficiently for healthy and economical fish feed. OriginOil systems use Electro Water Separation™ (EWS), the high-speed, chemical-free process to clean up large quantities of water." Read More

BiofuelsDigest: "The researcher, who intends to publish a peer-reviewed paper on the process, found that the Algae Screen prototype required less than 0.1 watt-hour of electricity per gallon of treated water." Read More

Algae Industry Magazine: "lgae Screen specifications and product information are available at its product page. The price of $5,900 plus shipping includes remote consultation with Jose Sanchez Piña, OriginOil’s vice president of quality assurance and services, to adapt the system to the customer’s strain, processing flow and growth conditions. Discounts are available for volume purchases." Read More

Algae Industry Magazine: "Currently Vice President of QA & Services at OriginOil Inc., Jose Sanchez Piña is a veteran in the design and field operation of open pond, photobioreactor and dark-growth algae production systems, as well as an experienced executive in product and intellectual property development. An expert in the commercialization of algae, he designed Mexico’s first biodiesel plant and advised Mexican lawmakers in the creation of the country’s biofuel industry." Read More

Green Car Congress: "The EWS Algae unit, now designated as Model 12, offers reduced energy consumption due to an improved design that reduces electrical resistance and boosts harvesting performance." Read More

Nutraceuticals World: "Astaxanthin, which gives salmon and flamingos their pink color, could be a huge market on its own, according to statements by OriginOil, Los Angeles, CA, and Garden State bioEnterprises (GSbioE), Woodbine, NJ. Bolstered by findings from Oilgae, a research firm in Tamil Nadu, India, they forecasted worldwide astaxanthin sales of nearly $2 billion by 2020, with uses in antioxidant nutraceuticals, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and food coloring." Read More

Bio Based Digest: "In California, OriginOil announced it has tripled the capacity of its entry-level algae harvester from four to twelve liters per minute at no additional cost, with improved energy efficiency. It has been dubbed the EWS Algae A12, achieving its energy efficiency with an improved design that reduces electrical resistance and boosts harvesting performance." Read More