"Ekowai's approach is unique in that it uses a decentralized wastewater treatment system that integrates anaerobic digestion with constructed wetlands technology. This one-of-a-kind strategy provides industries and private clients with a sustainable and cost-effective option. Ekowai's solution, unlike traditional centralized systems, is very customizable and can be adapted to meet the individual demands of various clients while supporting sustainable behaviors.

Ekowai's product has several ecological and environmental benefits. For starters, the anaerobic digestion process produces biogas, which may be used as a renewable energy source to reduce reliance on fossil fuels and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Second, the built-in wetlands act as a natural filtration system, effectively eliminating pollutants and toxins from wastewater without the use of energy-intensive treatment processes. This saves energy while also lowering the environmental effect of standard wastewater treatment techniques.
As part of its commitment to have a positive influence on communities and the environment, Ekowai lays a major emphasis on social and environmental projects. The organization actively participates in a variety of activities promoting sustainable water management, resource conservation, and environmental protection.

Ekowai's social activities aim to enhance access to clean water and sanitation in rural and underserved populations. They can help these communities satisfy their water needs while also improving public health and quality of life by adopting their decentralized wastewater treatment systems. Furthermore, the organization encourages community involvement by offering educational tools, holding workshops, and presenting webinars that educate people about sustainable water management practices and agriculture."

Key facts

  • Founding year:
  • Founding stage: Pre-Seed
  • Field of application: Regenerative & Circular Economy
  • Approach of your solution: BioTech und Bio√∂konomie