Microvi Featured in 2017 Intensification of Resource Recovery (IR2) Forum


August 12, 2017 – Microvi’s breakthrough wastewater treatment technologies have been accepted into the prestigious Leaders Innovation Forum for Technology (LIFT) program, the company announced today.

As part of the program, the company presented its technologies to major municipal and industries utilities at the 2017 Intensification of Resource Recovery (IR2) Forum at Manhattan College in New York.

The LIFT program, which is run by Water Environment & Reuse Foundation (WERF) and Water Environment Federation (WEF), is a multi-pronged initiative to help bring new water technology to the field quickly and efficiently.

Acceptance into the program is highly selective. Microvi was selected for its innovative MicroNiche Engineering platform, as well as its Aerovi, Nitrovi, Provi, and Denitrovi treatment technologies.

“Microvi is proud to have been accepted into this prestigious program. Our technologies are ready to transform the way we treat water around the world,” said Microvi CEO Dr. Fatemeh Shirazi.

At the IR2 Forum, Microvi’s Andrew Findlay co-presented with Jason Warner, General Manager of Oro Loma Sanitary District, describing the District’s work in collaborating with Microvi. Microvi was featured as part of the session called Intensifying Biological Processes.

LIFT provides many supportive functions, including technical evaluations, a research and development forum, and communications training and education. Information on the program is available on the WERF Website.

About Microvi

Microvi is a leading green technology company based in the San Francisco Bay Area that develops next-generation bioconversion technologies for the water, wastewater and chemical industries. Microvi’s technologies are currently used in a wide range of applications to enable smaller footprints, increased productivity and disruptive economics compared to conventional technologies. For more information, please visit www.microvi.com.