VitaLite cuts greenhouse water and fertiliser use by 50 percent

Reuse to Reduce

Van Geest Bros. Limited is a family-owned and operated business in Grimsby, Canada. In an effort to cut water consumption and optimise the irrigation water they use, the Van Geests installed a HortiMaX VitaLite sterilisation and filtration system in 2010. John Van Geest said that the system allows them to reuse their water runoff endlessly, which really lessens the strain on the local environment. He also noted that the system cut their water and fertiliser use by about half.

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Source: GREENHOUSE Canada, August 2012.

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