Puraflow Peat Filters
What is Puraflo® ?
A Puraflo® system consists of a peat biofilter which provides high quality wastewater treatment for residential and light commercial developments. Great for your home, vacation cabin or even multi-family dwellings.
Why use a Puraflo® Peat Biofilter?
Simple – no blowers or re-circulating pumps needed
Low operating cost
Able to dispense treated waste water directly through a gravel pad beneath the Puraflo system
Modular system makes expansion easy, which is especially nice for residential developments or commercial developers.
How Does Puraflo® Peat Biofilter Work?
Puraflo peat “fibre” is imported from the Republic of Ireland and has a proven longer life expectancy compared to other “moss” media. Peat fiber is largely made up of the un-decomposed roots of bog cotton and bog sedges. Peat serves as excellent growth medium for microorganisms and is a durable media with long life expectancy.
Advantages and key benefits of a Peat Fiber Biofilter:
- Conditions facilitate growth of microorganisms
- “Green” by nature
- Ability to disperse the treated effluent directly through a gravel pad underneath the bio-filter
- Can eliminate or reduce mounded systems
- Odor free
- Certified to NSF/ANSI Standard 40
Technology allows us to overcome various challenges that face our customers.
High water table, bedrock, disturbed soils, high strength waste, landscaping, limited space and fluctuating flows are all issues that can be resolved with technology.
We have the ability to offer you more than one solution. Listed below are a few technologies that are used by Northland Septic.
Micro Bubble Technology (MBD™) is a revolutionary method of approaching aerobic waste management systems. It’s simple, effective, and economical, and can be used in residential, commercial, industrial, and municipal applications.