About Us

Industrial Wastewater Treatment Specialists

General Environmental Science, Inc. (GES) is a leading global developer and manufacturer of bacterial based products for improved purification of aquatic systems. GES was founded in 1974 by Mr. Barton Gilbert in response to the growing concern of the problems of municipal wastewater treatment.

GES initially specialized in bacterial products for municipal wastewater treatment. Over time GES developed products and technologies to improve all types of wastewater treatment, including municipal wastewater treatment, industrial wastewater treatment, aquaculture wastewater treatment and lake and pond remediation.

Municipal wastewater treatment technologies include:

  • Sludge reduction
  • Effluent BOD / COD improvement
  • Enhanced nitrification
  • Grease reduction

GES cutting-edge technologies are used in wastewater treatment applications around the world. In fact, GES is the holder of four patents related to bioaugmentation. GES uses its global network of distributors and authorized agents to deliver its world-class bioaugmentation treatments and knowhow wherever it is needed.