Entries by ideazone

Brewery Wastewater Treatment on a Farm

Bench Brewery is located on a rural farm in the Niagara region of Ontario, Canada. Please visit them at: https://benchbrewing.com This is the story of how Econse helped Bench grow sustainably with our BruClean System that treats and reuses all their wastewater generated from the brewing process with zero waste. To learn more please contact […]

Craft Beer Wastewater Treatment

Fenelon Falls Brewery is located north of Toronto, Ontario in the beautiful Kawartha Lakes Region. https://www.fenelonfallsbrewing.com When COVID-19 hit, Craft Brewers helped hold many communities together by staying open and even delivering beer to those in need. Many small businesses had to pivot to keep their operations going with a reduced staff. One thing Fenelon […]

Cleaning Craft Beer Wastewater

ECONSE at the annual Discovery conference in downtown Toronto, BNN’s Kristina Partsinevelos speaks with the co-founder of Brü Clean System, a wastewater treatment system for craft brewers.   Click here to view the interview

Canadian Brewery Awards

ECONSE will be speaking at the CBA’s in Vancouver on May 27th, 2016. What is a “sustainable brewery”? How do you achieve the triple bottom line goals of social, environmental and financial responsibility? The panel will discuss how breweries are attempting to find this balance through ingredients selection, environmentally friendly production methods, and community-oriented programming […]

Environmental Science & Engineering Magazine June 2016 issue.

By Andrew Amiri, Neil Sosebee and Derek Davy Over 4,500 licensed craft brewers are revitalizing small towns across North America, with revenues estimated at more than CDN$30 billion per year. As one of the fastest growing sectors of the food and beverage industry, small breweries are supporting local economies, creating jobs and contributing to tourism. […]

SAWDUST CITY BREWING CO to install innovative new wastewater treatment system

Sawdust City Brewing Company, is partnering with Toronto-based ECONSE Water Purification Systems Inc. to install the first BRÜ CLEAN SYSTEM to treat their brewery wastewater onsite. Situated in picturesque Gravenhurst, Ontario, the Gateway to Muskoka, Sawdust City Brewing Company is an exciting part of the region’s culture and industry as the trend for craft and […]


The Challenge: Craft Beer is a growing market in North America, however, many Craft Breweries are at risk of receiving large environmental penalties due to their high strength wastewater. Traditional treatment options have been limited to “scaled down” versions of municipal type systems, and as such, they have higher capital & operating costs, and often […]

PCB & POP Destruction Unit

The Challenge: The removal and decontamination of PCBs and POPs from water is a very difficult and expensive process, which creates additional pollution & waste due to the use of Incineration, Chemical Mineralization, and Reverse Osmosis technologies. ECONSE was asked by a Canadian Government Agency to propose a solution and demonstrate our capability to destroy […]