Silver Bullet System Recognized for Innovation in Water Treatment
DENVER, CO – March 11, 2014 –Silver Bullet, an award-winning, cutting-edge water treatment company, announces it has been selected as a finalist for Imagine H2O’s fifth annual Food & Agriculture Competition. The company’s Water Treatment System is recognized for its innovation in improving water use, supply and treatment in commercial agriculture applications.
Imagine H2O is a non-profit organization supporting entrepreneurship and innovation. Its Food & Agriculture Program recognizes emerging businesses that offer innovative solutions to today’s water challenges, including improving water use, treatment, supply, or discharge in the food and agriculture sector. Vetted by an esteemed panel of industry veterans and investors from various entities and academic institutions such as Google Ventures, Ecolab/Nalco and UC Berkeley from an entry pool of 70+ companies, Silver Bullet is one of six finalists selected as part of Imagine H2O’s growth stage water business track.
“We are honored that Imagine H2O has recognized Silver Bullet as a rapidly growing innovator in the agriculture space,” says David Sunshine, CEO of Silver Bullet. “The competition provides us the opportunity to showcase our innovative Water Treatment System and its ability to improve livestock drinking water without the use of harsh chemicals to leading commercial growers and food processors.”
Food & Agriculture Competition finalists will advance to a second round of judging where they will compete for cash awards, in-kind services and admittance to Imagine H2O Accelerator’s program. In partnership with the BlueTechValley, Imagine H2O will provide winning startups with introductions to beta customers in the food and agriculture sector, which features food processors and commercial growers that together represent opportunities exceeding $30 billion in annual revenue. This year’s winners and runners-up will be honored at Imagine H2O’s Entrepreneurship Showcase and World Water Day celebration on March 18, 2014, taking place inside the One Leidesdorff Ballroom, located at 344 Pine Street in San Francisco, CA.
Silver Bullet’s water treatment technology is a modern, unique electro-chemical water treatment system that disinfects and conditions water to virtually eliminate microorganisms and scale formation, while minimizing corrosion. The system is proven to help end-users in livestock farms, office buildings, hospitals, hotels, convention centers, factories, data centers, and other commercial and industrial locations throughout the U.S., Mexico and Canada to realize significant savings across electricity, water, labor and maintenance by dramatically reducing water usage and increasing electrical efficiency, while eliminating hazardous chemical additives.
For more information about Silver Bullet’s water treatment systems, visit www.silverbulletcorp.com.
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About Silver Bullet
Silver Bullet is a leading, innovative water treatment company that transforms water treatment for Fortune 500 companies across North America. Its cutting-edge patented technology creates a powerful and proven natural non-toxic biocide when injected in water, killing all bacteria, removing scale buildup and preventing corrosion. The Silver Bullet water treatment system saves water, energy, labor and money. Installation takes less than a day, requires no upfront capital costs, and rents for a monthly fee that is much cheaper than traditional chemicals.
In agriculture, where water is the most important element in raising productive and healthy livestock, Silver Bullet provides a safe and efficient system to ensure clean livestock drinking water. For technology companies, Silver Bullet’s water treatment minimizes water use, reduces maintenance and provides significant energy savings.
In 2012, Silver Bullet was recognized with the Best Venture award from the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) for its cost effective and environmentally responsible water treatment solution. For more information, visit http://www.silverbulletcorp.com/.
About Imagine H2O
Imagine H2O inspires and empowers people to solve water challenges and turn them into opportunities. We offer annual competitions for water innovation with focused, specific challenges including Water Efficiency (2009), WaterEnergy Nexus (2010), Wastewater (2011) and Consumer Innovations (2012). Imagine H2O’s 5th annual program will focus on Food & Agriculture. In addition to financial support for the best ideas, the Imagine H2O Accelerator helps participating entrepreneurs turn their plans into transformational, real-world solutions. To learn more about Imagine H2O’s global ecosystem for water innovation and connect with water entrepreneurs from around the world, please visit www.imagineh2o.org.
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