Nov 11, 2009

KDF Announced as ToiE20 Industry Awards Winner

Awards showcase promising startup companies and innovation

KDF Fluid Treatment, Inc., was recently announced as a winner of the TiE20 Industry Awards in the Cleantech segment at the TiECon Midwest 2009 conference. Twenty winners were selected from more than 1,000 nominated companies with the winners divided between five focus segments: software, wireless, cleantech, media and life sciences.

The TiE20 awards showcase promising startup companies or innovative companies and are presented by TiE, a global, not-for-profit, organization for entrepreneurs.

KDF offers two product lines: KDF 55 Process Medium and KDF 85 Process Medium designed to extend system life, lower total cost, decrease maintenance and reduce heavy metals, microorganisms and scale, the company said.

The company said KDF media can remove up to 99% of water-soluble lead, mercury, nickel, chromium and other dissolved metals. Effective in controlling buildup of bacteria, algae, fungi and scale, the company said, these media are ideal for GAC beds, ion exchange resins, carbon block filters and inline carbon filters. KDF media are used for both for point-of-entry and point-of-use water treatment systems.