Category Archives: Ammonia Treatment

NitrOx Lagoon Nitrification Reactor Approved in Iowa

Due to the success of the pilot, the Iowa DNR has approved a full installation of Triplepoint’s NitrOx® Process for lagoon nitrification in De Soto. Like many Iowa municipalities, the City of De Soto required an upgrade to their lagoon … Continue reading



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Cost-Effective Lagoon Nutrient Removal: See us at WEFTEC

WEFTEC is just days away, and this year it’s in our hometown, Chicago! We’ll be in booth 770 at McCormick Place, September 28–30. Stop by and let us demonstrate how Triplepoint can help your Lagoons Do It Better. We’re looking … Continue reading



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Cost-Effective Lagoon Ammonia Compliance

Ammonia in waterways can wreak havoc on the environment—disrupting aquatic ecosystems, aggravating and killing fish, and creating dead zones—so it makes sense that the EPA is seeking to regulate it. (See our article, Why Lagoon Ammonia Matters: 3 Reasons the … Continue reading



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Iowa Lagoon Ammonia Removal: NitrOx Pilot Successful in De Soto

Like many Iowa municipalities, the City of De Soto requires an upgrade to their lagoon system to meet more stringent ammonia effluent requirements in coming years. In this article, we’ll review the conditions that led De Soto to choose to … Continue reading



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Seven Signs of an Overloaded Lagoon

Is Your Lagoon Overloaded? Organic overloading is a common cause of wastewater lagoon effluent problems. In this article, we’ll define an overloaded lagoon and describe the problems it can cause, outline the seven signs to look for, and then offer … Continue reading



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Why Lagoon Ammonia Matters: 3 Reasons the EPA is Regulating Lagoon Ammonia Effluent

Many municipalities are facing new effluent limits on lagoon ammonia, based on revised EPA guidelines. What is ammonia, and why is the EPA so concerned about it? In this article, we’ll discuss lagoon ammonia specifically, then outline the wider implications … Continue reading



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