PRODUCT SURVEY: Odor Control

BioMagic

BioMagic, Newport Beach, Calif., manufactures BioMagic 500, a bio stimulant to eliminate airborne odors associated with solid waste. According to the company, BioMagic 500 provides nutrients that stimulate aerobic bacteria, which allow the waste to decompose odorlessly. The chemical may be applied to large areas using the company's Micro Vapor technology, which uses an air blower to project a diluted mist. A tank, pump and misting nozzle also may be attached to collection vehicles and deployed during the compaction cycle.
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Ecolo

Ecolo Odor Control Systems Worldwide, Toronto, manufactures automatic dispensing systems to atomize its blend of essential oils for odor elimination. Ecolo airsolution targets odors and their gases in commercial and industrial settings including waste, transfer stations, landfills, composts and exhaust stacks.
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Epoleon

Epoleon Corp., Torrence, Calif., offers water-based neutralizers that work on acidic and alkali gases. The company offers: N-100, a fragrance-free solution for extra-strength odors such as hydrogen sulfide, methyl mercaptan and ammonia; N-7C for odors from food disposal; N-11, for spray applications for landfills; and NnZ, a dual odor neutralizer and cleanser approved by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
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Fogmaster

Fogmaster Corp., Deerfield Beach, Fla., offers the Pow-R-Jet Plus DM Model 6428 to control odors in landfills, solid waste transfer stations, mulching plants and lift stations. The Pow-R-Jet screws into the standard bung hole of a 30- or 55-gallon drum of chemical and can deliver up to 8 ounces per minute as a fog of tiny droplets. Droplet size is adjustable through a one-turn control valve. The unit is portable.
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Howe-Baker Engineers

Howe-Baker Engineers, Tyler, Texas, offers Sonozaire Odor Neutralizer ozone generators. The product is used to eliminate and destroy odors without using sprays or chemicals. Sonozaire comes in four models: 105A, 115A, 330A and 630A that have the capability of treating a ⅓ cubic yard container to a 50-cubic-yard container. Weatherproofing is available for outdoor mounting.
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Mee Industries

Mee Industries, Monrovia, Calif., offers MeeFog systems to apply odor control products. According to the company, the MeeFog nozzle generates small droplets that uniformly distribute the odor control product to allow for the chemical to be used sparingly.
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Odor Control

Odor Control Co., Scottsdale, Ariz., offers No Scent Ever, an essential oil formulated to eliminate multiple odors from a singular source. The oil is available in liquid or granule form and, may be sprayed into the air, added to a truck, sprinkled directly on the odor source or hung on fence lines using the company's WindScent sleeves. The product is intended for use at landfills, transfer stations and in garbage trucks.
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Odor Management

Odor Management Inc., Barrington, Ill., offers Ecosorb, a natural solution to battle odors generated by solid waste and composting operations. Ecosorb is nontoxic and biodegradable, the company says.
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Orchem Pumps

Orchem Pumps Inc., Philadelphia, builds and installs systems to disperse odor control chemicals for the solid waste industry. The systems vary from two- to 2,000-nozzle configurations and operate from 150 pounds per square inch (psi) to 2,000 psi, depending on the particulate size required at the nozzle discharge. The systems can be portable or stationary and self-contained or built into a sled or trailer to be moved from site to site. Skid and trailer units can be supplied with generators and water holding tanks so permanent water and power lines do not have to be run to the system. The company can customize a system.
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Piian Systems

Piian Systems, Palm Springs, Calif., offers the Mini Sprayer System for use on garbage compactors and trash containers. A stainless steel cabinet encloses the pumping system and controls. The system includes a lower cabinet to lock up a 5-gallon (20-liter) pail of odor neutralizer. The controls are located behind a Lexan cover. The unit can be mounted on a wall surface or on an optional pedestal.
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Sulfatreat

Sulfatreat, a Smith/Schlumberger Co., Chesterfield, Mo., manufactures the Odor Sentry odor control filter insert designed to be filled with the company's Enforcer odor control media. The filter insert allows for air return and thrives on varying moisture levels, the company says.
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