Water Technologies for
Pulp & Paper

Baswood provides Pulp & Paper with cost-effective, proven wastewater treatment solutions that dramatically reduce surcharges, achieve stricter effluent limits, and provide the opportunity to reuse water.

Companies who rely on Baswood


Typical waste streams from mill operations contain high organic strength, black liquor, which require effluent pretreatment to meet ever-more-stringent discharge regulations. In addition, purchasers and the pulp & paper industry as a whole are becoming more conscientious about improving operating efficiency and reducing the impact on the environment, including water resource management and energy consumption. The Baswood BioViper™ offers a wastewater pretreatment solution that helps to satisfy both financial and sustainability goals.


Less Energy
Small Footprint
Reduced Solids Yield
Remote Monitoring
Minimal Operator Attention
Lower Operating Costs

Baswood’s innovative solution at the Houston bottling facility has exceeded our expectations and significantly reduced the impact of our business on natural and municipal resources while improving our operating efficiency”

– Derry Hobson, executive vice president, supply chain
_ Dr Pepper Snapple Group

Baswood delivers lowest total cost of ownership

Annual Operating Expenses
($ in millions/year)
Baswood saves ~$600,000/year over competitors

10-Year Savings:
$6.2 Million vs MBR

Based on typical beverage system

Baswood achieves the leadership position in Total Cost of Operation by designing and installing systems that are competitive in upfront capital to MBR systems but cost significantly less to operate. This is primarily achieved via significantly lower energy requirement, minimum man hours, and very little sludge handling, if any.

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Case Study

Bottling facility in Houston cuts costs & saves energy

After more than five years of continuous operation, the Baswood system has successfully treated more than 8 million lbs. of biochemical oxygen demand (BOD) and exceeded expectations in both energy reduction and cost savings.

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Advanced pretreatment for high-strength wastewater. Baswood BioViper™ is a robust, automated, biological system specifically designed to treat high-strength wastewater streams with minimal chemical needs and low energy consumption, resulting in lower life-cycle costs than competing treatment technologies.

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We are on a mission to deliver next-generation water technology solutions that positively impact people’s lives, work, communities, and the planet.

Wastewater treated

Gallons of Water Treated