Source Molecular to be Featured in EPA Technology Showcase

Posted on Nov 23, 2014


The EPA will be presenting next month cutting-edge water technologies it has developed including Source Water Tracking wherein Source Molecular is a partner.

Miami, FL, November 23, 2014 –(PR.com)– Source Molecular Corporation will be featured in the upcoming Technology Innovation Showcase and Technology Transfer and Collaboration Seminar on December 2, 2014, that will hosted by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency at their research facility in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Source Molecular is the EPA’s partner when it comes to Source Water Tracking. Source Molecular has a license to use EPA-developed technologies to track the source of fecal contaminants in recreational waters. In particular, Source Molecular can use EPA-developed and patented microbial source tracking (MST) technology for the detection of Human, Cattle and Chicken fecal pollution. Source Molecular is also working on obtaining a license for the latest genetic testing method developed by EPA scientists to specifically detect canine fecal contamination in water.

Many of EPA’s innovators will be attending the event and participants can experience hands-on demonstrations of cutting-edge water technologies. The event is intended to make entrepreneurs, business owners, scientists, engineers, financial institutions, and anyone with an interest in water technology innovation understand how EPA can work with them to design, develop and demonstrate innovative solutions to water challenges.

The event is free and open to the public. Registration can be done online at http://epa-innovation-showcase.eventbrite.com and will close by Tuesday, November 25.

Event Date and Location:

December 2, 2014
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Andrew W. Breidenbach Environmental Research Center (AWBERC)
26 W. Martin Luther King Drive
Cincinnati, Ohio 45268

The showcase will begin promptly at 8:30 AM. The technology displays and demonstrations will take place from 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM through the main lobbies and first floor of EPA’s facility. The seminar will be conducted in the afternoon in the auditorium. Afterwards, a networking event and an exhibition of regional water technology companies will be held at the Kingsgate Marriott Conference Center at the University of Cincinnati, located directly across the street from the EPA.

Questions and inquiries can be directed to EPAWaterTechEvents@epa.gov or contact Margaret Black at (202) 564-4529 or black.margaret@epa.gov.

About the Company

Source Molecular Corporation is a private commercial laboratory founded in 2002 with a mission to fill the void between source identification research and real-world implementation of the technology. Throughout the years, the Source Molecular microbiology laboratory has analyzed samples for hundreds of industrial plants, watershed management groups, state/federal government agencies, universities and engineering firms making it the leader in the Microbial Source Tracking (MST) industry. By providing commercial MST testing services, Source Molecular assists clients with recreational water quality monitoring and supports Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) development and implementation.

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