This past summer, LMS and WCA Waste Corporation installed a 4.5-acre leachate Phyto-Utilization™ system using vetiver grass at WCA’s Fort Bend Regional Landfill in southeast Texas. The system is designed to pump leachate generated from the municipal waste landfill to the phyto field where it is distributed to rows of vetiver plants. The plants consume […]
LMS recently received approval from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) for a vetiver Phyto-Utilization™ system at a construction and demolition landfill in central Florida. This is the first of its kind to be permitted in the state. The system is scheduled to be installed next year.
In July 2017, Brad Granley from LMS was invited to speak about the WAIV™ wind evaporation system at an international conference focused on environmental and wastewater technologies in Shanghai, China. Attendees of the Conference of Anhui Environmental Technology Industrial Park were from governmental agencies and private industry. Brad spoke about how WAIV™ works and the […]
One of the leading international solid waste magazines Waste360 recently discussed LMS and the WAIV™ wind evaporation system in an article about new methods for leachate management. The magazine included LMS as an example of an entrepreneur “developing new methods aimed at cutting costs and increasing effectiveness upon traditional methods.” Check it out here! Brad […]
In February, Brad Granley, Founder and President of LMS, was invited to speak to USEPA Region 3 Hazardous Sites Cleanup Division employees in Philadelphia about using Natural Systems for remediation projects. He discussed how phytoremediation can benefit a variety of contaminated sites as well as the options available for on-site disposal of wastewater and impacted groundwater. He introduced natural […]
LMS recently presented its Phyto-Utilization™ and WAIV™ evaporation systems at state solid waste conferences in Florida, Oklahoma, and Missouri. Brad Granley of LMS spoke about the natural systems at the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) state conferences in Florida and Oklahoma. For the Florida conference, LMS was invited to speak about WAIV™ in […]
Leachate Management Specialists LLC (LMS) has recently entered into an exclusive agreement with Lesico CleanTech and can now offer an exciting new enhanced evaporation technology in the US. WAIV™, or Wind-Aided Intensified eVaporation, utilizes wind to reduce large volumes of liquid waste through a high density surface area within a small footprint. Originally developed for […]
During the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) annual SWANApalooza conference in April 2016, Brad Granley of LMS presented phyto-utilization technologies as a cost-saving alternate approach for on-site management of leachate.
In February 2016, LMS attended the Global Waste Management Symposium (GWMS) in California. President and Founder Brad Granley co-presented the latest information and case studies for using phyto technologies in the solid waste industry. The GWMS is a leading technical conference for applied and fundamental research related to the waste management.
On November 19, 2015, LMS President and Founder Brad Granley participated in a panel on alternative leachate treatment options at the Environmental Research and Education Foundation (EREF) Regional Summit in Philadelphia, PA. The conference focused on the latest research in solid waste and leachate management.