R.I. Commerce Corp. awards $20,000 to HMSolution to further develop a low-cost and scalable water-treatment technology. The team plan to use this funds to integrate key improvements into their next generation water treatment system.
Source: Providence Business Journal
The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center announced HMSolution its Water Challenge Awardee and granted $40,000 for prototype design, construction and testing.
With their first customer lined up, a letter of interest from the Environmental Protection Agency, and a recent First Place win at the Rhode Island Business Plan Competition, Social Enterprise Greenhouse Accelerator graduate HMSolution Inc. is experiencing every startup’s dream: success. Achievement did not come easily, but was made possible by a brilliant idea, supportive mentors, perseverance, and the ambition to do well and do good as a company.
PROVIDENCE — Margaret Lengerich, an industrial engineer from Chile who always wanted to start a company, has won the top prize in the Rhode Island Business Plan Competition.
Lengerich moved here in 2012 to pursue a master’s degree at Brown University. In Brown’s innovation management and entrepreneurship program, Lengerich learned about a technology invented by a Brown scientist that helps remove arsenic and other toxic chemicals from drinking water.
Margaret y Constanza Lengerich son dos hermanas que desarrollaron un sistema simple y económico para descontaminar el agua de arsénico y otros elementos que actualmente siguen presentes en miles de lugares y generan importantes enfermedades.
En el siguiente link puedes leer el artículo completo: ElDefinido.cl
Margaret y Constanza Lengerich recibieron un premio por su empresa HMSolution, que trata el agua potable para remover contaminantes tóxicos.
HMSolution es el nombre de la empresa creada en Concepción, actualmente radicada en Estados Unidos, que obtuvo el premio Rhode Island Business Plan Competition, de 16 mil dólares en efectivo, 26 mil dólares en servicios a la empresa, y adicionalmente 25 mil dólares por ser el proyecto más destacado de la línea de emprendedores.
En el siguiente link puedes leer el artículo completo: Diario El Sur
Noticias UDD: Ex alumnas UDD ganaron concurso en Estados Unidos. Margaret y Constanza Lengerich recibieron un premio por su empresa HMSolution, sistema de tratamiento de agua potable para remover contaminantes tóxicos.
UDD News: UDD Alumnae won a competition in United States. Margaret and Constanza Lengerich received a prize for their company HMSolution – water treatment systems to remove toxic contaminants.
Source: Noticias UDD.
The Minnesota Department of Health discovered 19 municipal water systems around the state with bacteriological, arsenic and radioactive elements in their drinking water during 2014.
Four community water systems, including two municipal systems and three non-transient non-community water systems exceeded the standard for arsenic by the end of 2014.
We are so happy to be named top winner of the Rhode Island Business Plan Competition 2015!! We received $66,200 in prizes – $15,000 in cash and $26,200 in professional and consulting services as the Entrepreneur Track winner, plus a $25,000 bonus cash award at the Garage Event at the Rhode Island Convention Center yesterday evening. Below, you can find some pictures of the exciting moments we lived yesterday!
We would like to thank the Social Enterprise Greenhouse Accelerator team, Brown University
Source: Rhode Island Business Plan Competition 2015 & Providence Business News
Our CEO presenting HMSolution at the WaterVent Conference 2015 in New York to a crowd of 300 people, including investors, entrepreneurs and EPA authorities from the water industry. Also, Sally Gutiérrez, Environmental Technology Innovation Cluster Development and Support Program Director from the EPA, talked about the new opportunities for disruptive water technologies.