Bioremediation. With the Gulf oil spill in the news, bioremediation is pushing Sarasota-based Osprey Biotechnics to center stage. From the Miami Herald:
Officials are taking note. Gov. Charlie Crist on Thursday visited a Sarasota company that sells microbes that eat oil. BP says it’s open to using them. And the federal government this week is contacting its pre-approved list of more than a dozen companies to see how quickly they can ramp up production.
The company Charlie Crist visited was Osprey Biotechnics. Read the entire Miami Herald story here. Osprey has three products on the EPA’s Design for the Environment Safer Product Labeling Program; Munox Series 1, BioOne and Munox EC Surfactant.