Ontario Water News

MANTECH Joins ACQUEAU Labelled Project Between Canada and Finland

Guelph, Ontario-based MANTECH Inc. is putting its water technology to work in a new project in Espoo, Finland.

As part of an ACQUEAU project between Canada and Finland, MANTECH Inc. has been working with the pulp and paper industry to help develop and demonstrate novel concepts for the reduction of recalcitrant COD in pulp and paper mills. The initiative will help identify COD sources, improve treatment technologies, and optimize effluent flows. It will also help MANTECH Inc. develop its the next generation of its online PeCOD® COD Analyzer.

The Novel Concepts for Recalcitrant COD Reduction project launched on April 21 at VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland’s head office. MANTECH Inc. employees Stephen Moore and Stephanie Horner attended the meeting with other project collaborators to discuss the 25-month project deliverables and objectives.

The other industrial partners involved are Flootech, Sansox, Kemira, and Sappi. Other supporting partners, including VTT, are Tekes and Eureka.