Cold Weather Nitrification Problem: As wastewater cools during cold weather, the metabolic rate of nitrifying bacteria slows down. Below 25 degrees Celsius, for every 5 degrees Celsius that the temperature drops in a wastewater environment the nitrification rate is cut in half. This wastewater temperature inhibition to nitrifying bacteria causes depletion of nitrification in numerous […]

Charley J. Davis, Jr. 1956-2015

Dear Friends, It is with heavy hearts that we inform you of the death of our longtime brother, friend and co-founder of our business, Charley Davis, on March 11th 2015. Needless to say, we will all miss him more than words can express. Each of us not only grieves the passing of a tremendous individual […]

Charley John Davis, Jr. Chemistry Scholarship Fund

Charley J. Davis enjoyed a life long interest in chemistry. He received his first chemistry set at the age of 13 and set up his first lab in his bedroom. As his experiments became more involved, he was “encouraged” by his mother to move lab out of the house to his father’s old workshop. Since […]

David Davis to attend the 44th Food & Beverage Environmental Conference in Napa, CA, March 23-27, 2014

The annual Food & Beverage Environmental Conference (FBEC) continues to be the premier environmental event for the food industry, bringing together senior environmental managers from food and beverage companies to share their experiences with sustainable practices, environmental compliance and new technologies and approaches.  The conference is open to those employed by a food or beverage processing […]

Hydro Solutions to attend the American Meat Institute-Worker Safety, Human Resource and the Environment Conference on April 9 & 10th in Kansas Cilty, MO

With nearly half a million people working in the meat and poultry industry, worker safety, health and human resource issues are vitally important to the success of our businesses. A growing interest in environmental issues means many industry professionals may also find that their duties have been expanded to include worker safety, human resources and […]

Randy Drake presenting at the Pretreatment Seminar on August 14, 2013 in Oshkosh, WI

Randy Drake from Hydro Solutions presenting “The Effects of Chemical Toxicity in Wastewater Systems” at the Central States Water Environment Association Pretreatment Seminar on August 14, 2013