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Paper Mill Lagoon Odor Reduced

A small paper mill in northern New York needed a means to reduce odor from their sludge lagoon. The mill understood that Byo-Gon PX-109 Organic was successful in the past in controlling odor when the lagoon was emptied and dewatered and chose to apply the same product to solve their odor problem. Byo-Gon PX-109 Organic [...]

2017-02-22T09:20:02+00:00May 14th, 2014|Byo-Gon|0 Comments

Improving WWTP Performance in Cold Weather

Improved treatment plant results during the "Polar Vortex". This very large pulp and paper mill in the Southeastern US area had experienced a cold and long winter - resulting in poor effluent performance and compliance concerns. The mill was considering curtailing production to maintain compliance with their discharge permit. Byo-Gon PX-109 Organic was introduced into [...]

2016-12-27T11:36:18+00:00April 28th, 2014|Byo-Gon|0 Comments

Lowcountry Crop Planting Guide Published by “Dirt”

Byo-Gon, Inc. sponsored the 2013 Fall planting guide circle published in "Dirt" by the Charleston City Paper. We've done this planting guide multiple times and enjoy seeing when certain items should be planted in our Lowcountry climate. "Dirt" was distributed during the Charleston Green Fair recently.

2013-09-30T09:07:40+00:00September 30th, 2013|ByoSoil|0 Comments

Byo-Gon PX-109 Organic makes the Grade

Byo-Gon PX-109 Organic, our OMRI-certfied product, has undergone detailed ATP testing and demonstrated excellent performance characteristics for treatment of wastewater. In fact, using ATP BSI (Biological Stress Index) and ABR (Active Biomass Ratio), the new Byo-Gon PX-109 Organic proved to improve both parameters by 4-5% over conventional PX-109. We're very excited to announce all product [...]

2013-09-24T16:57:00+00:00September 24th, 2013|Byo-Gon|0 Comments

Soil Problem Solved!

ByoSoil SaltBind and ByoSoil 100P were both instrumental in resolving a long-standing problem a large estate on Wadmalaw Island, SC. This particular location close to the saltwater marsh, has historically had high salt levels in their well water used for irrigation. These chlorides and soluble salts tend to dehydrate the roots of turf and ornamental [...]

2013-08-25T07:32:41+00:00August 25th, 2013|ByoSoil|0 Comments

Byo-Gon PX-109® Organic Success at NCHA Summer Spectacular

We recently worked with National Cutting Horse Association leaders to reduce odors and maintain a healthy and safe environment at their shows in Oklahoma City, OK and Fort Worth, TX. These shows have a lot of livestock, and as a result—a lot of odors!! By using Byo-Gon PX-109® Organic, our customers were able to keep [...]

2016-12-27T11:36:18+00:00August 23rd, 2013|Byo-Gon|0 Comments

Byo-Gon PX-109® Organic Achieves OMRI Certification

Byo-Gon PX-109® Organic recently achieved OMRI certification after a two year effort. Our product is the first one of its kind in the wastewater field to achieve organic certification from the primary regulatory authority. OMRI certification is the highest level of organic product designation available in the industry. Starting in the third quarter of 2013, [...]

2016-12-27T11:36:18+00:00June 25th, 2013|Byo-Gon|0 Comments

ByoSoil at World Ag Expo

Byo-Gon, Inc. had a great trade show at the World Ag Expo in Tulare, CA this year. We’ve seen tremendous interest in our ByoSoil 100P product (now retailing at Tractor Supply Company nationwide) for soil enhancement and growth. Our results from alfalfa, wheat, turf, and gardening applications show increased plant performance really is about healthier [...]

2013-08-11T11:21:08+00:00March 8th, 2013|ByoSoil|0 Comments