Marine News 100 coverEcochlor was recognized by Marine News as one of the Top 100 companies for their annual MN100 issue. This publication reviews the most compelling enterprises in the maritime industry in the United States. Market leaders are featured in the August issue and Ecochlor was highlighted for their ballast water treatment system (BWTS) product excellence in the “Water Treatment & Technology” segment.

Recent highlights of Ecochlor listed by Marine News were the national “Inc. 500” award for 8th Place in Manufacturing in Massachusetts (announced after MN100 2017), and 5th Place in “Boston Business Journal Fast50”, featuring the fastest growing companies in Massachusetts. Ecochlor’s client list includes some of the most prestigious shipowners in the world including: Angelicoussis Shipping Group (Maran/ Anangel), Minerva Marine, SCF Management Services (Cyprus) and SCF Management Services (Novorossiysk) and SCF Management Services (Saint Petersburg), U.S.- based Liberty Maritime, to name just a few. The most recent shipowner to sign on with Ecochlor was Scorpio Tankers who contracted for the retrofit of 55 vessels with Ecochlor’s BWTS.

Steve Candito, CEO of Ecochlor said, “We are pleased to have been chosen by Marine News as one of the top firms in Water Treatment & Technology. Ecochlor was selected for this honor based on the company’s efforts to attain global regulatory type approvals including IMO and USCG with a quality, effective and easy to use BWTS. We plan to continue these efforts with both an enhanced product guarantee and financing options that will be unique in the market.”

About Ecochlor

Ecochlor holds a unique position in the shipping industry as the only company utilizing patented, chlorine dioxide (ClO2) treatment technology for ballast water treatment. The Ecochlor system uses a two-step process to treat ballast water – filtration followed by disinfection with chlorine dioxide. System effectiveness is not impaired by variations in salinity, temperature, turbidity, organics, and vibration. The Ecochlor® BWTS is the only USCG Type Approved technology that does not require treatment or neutralization on discharge. For more information go to To contact our Sales Team email John Morganti, Vice President, Sales & Marketing at