Wister Lake

We’re definitely seeing an increase in the algae and phosphorus problems all across the United States, and the alum is certainly becoming a preferred solution to some of those issues. http://5newsonline.com/2014/08/06/ecologists-await-test-results-from-wister-lake-after-alum-treatment/

Green Lake, WA

The 2016 Green Lake alum treatment was successfully conducted by HAB Aquatic Solutions over a 6-day period from April 5 – 10… The treatment increased water transparency (Secchi depth) from 9 to 19 feet and changed the color from green to blue, and had no effect on the lake pH or dissolved oxygen concentrations. http://friendsofgreenlake.org/2016/04/ … Read more

Bald Eagle Alum Treatment

Regular water quality testing has occurred on Bald Eagle since 1980.  In 2002, the lake was placed on the State’s Impaired Waters List for phosphorous, and chlorophyll-a, a measure of algae in the water.  Severe algae blooms were common. In 2014, the RCWD worked with HAB Aquatic Solutions to apply the first alum treatment to … Read more

Spring Lake Alum treatment nutrient results

Alum treatment significantly reduces lake phosphorus and algae.  Data collected by an independent third party. Initial Results are Positive Following Alum Treatment — Spring Lake/Prior Lake Watershed District article Initial Results Are Positive Following Alum Treatment Posted by Meghan Litsey – Spring Lake Alum Treatment The results from the Spring Lake alum treatment (featured in the November 9th edition … Read more

Spring Lake Alum Treatment is Complete! (Before/After Lake Photos)

See the article for some stunning before/after photos First Alum Treatment is Complete! –Prior Lake/Spring Lake watershed district article First Alum Treatment is Complete! Posted by Meghan Litsey – November 6, 2013 – Spring Lake Alum Treatment 0 HAB Aquatic Solutions, Inc. finished dosing Spring Lake with alum on November 1st. The crew only encountered a few windy days during the course of the treatment, but … Read more

Aluminum Sulfate Application Testimonials

“This is a very reputable company.  You can see they are first-class, not only in their staging area, but the way they do the application.”  Jim Zehringer, Director Ohio Department of Natural Resources.  From The Evening Leader newspaper article;  Alum Hits Grand Lake St. Marys “I’m excited that phase one of the alum project is … Read more

HAB work cited in multiple articles

Alum Hits Grand Lake St. Marys;  The Evening Leader, Celina, Ohio.  April 3, 2012 — Mike Burkholder (Video) Grand Lake St. Marys:  Busy Day on the Waters of Grand Lake St. Marys — whiotv.com,  April 2012 (Video) Treatment Fights Toxic Algae at Ohio Lake — Indiana News Center, April 20, 2012 EPA report:  Grand Lake treatment working; — Ohio EPA. … Read more

Alum Cut Phosphorus in Grand Lake St. Marys

The Columbus Dispatch, Columbus, Ohio A food grade chemical applied to Grand Lake St. Marys reduced the amount of phosphorus in the western Ohio lake, state officials said yesterday.Phosphorus feeds the toxic blue-green algae that have plagued the lake — and others across the state — for years. A report the state released yesterday shows … Read more