BREW Tank competition drums up investment opportunities at WEFTEC 2016

In a spin on the popular Shark Tank TV show, water entrepreneurs presented their innovations If you’ve watched the popular TV show Shark Tank, then you understand the BREW Tank presentation held at WEFTEC on Tuesday, Sept. 27. In a program sponsored by BREW Corporate Accelerator, sponsored by The Water Council based in Milwaukee, five… Read More

Empowering water entrepreneurship: flexible filtration

“Pow! emPowering Opportunities in Water” was a national search for burgeoning, sustainable water technologies that could benefit from a boost of entrepreneurial stimuli including $40,000 in cash, $10,000 worth of access to a high-level business accelerator, a year’s worth of free office space in downtown Milwaukee, and collaboration with top-tier universities and business mentors. That… Read More

Water contest winner – Nutrient Recovery and Upcycling

A Madison company is one of three winners of a national competition for water-related entrepreneurs. Nutrient Recovery and Upcycling has developed new technology to recover phosphates from wastewater and turn them into a mineral that’s “highly valuable” for use in fertilizer, said president Menachem Tabanpour. It’s the only Wisconsin company chosen of the 29 entries… Read More