Belize Sugar Industries Ltd. (BSI) has been producing sugar in Orange Walk town, Belize since 1967. Since they process approximately 1.3 million tons of sugarcane per year, they have been searching for a sustainable solution to manage their waste water. Further, they wanted to reduce cost since they were applying an aeration system that consumed vast amounts of electricity.
Amid the Brazilian midwestern plains, is “Primavera do Leste”, a city located 237 km from Cuiaba, capital of Mato Grosso province. This is a city developed mainly in agriculture and commerce fields and is one of the cities that stand out in the growth of population (approximately 60,000 in just over 22 years after established as a city). Privileged by its location, as well as strength in commercial and business field have been contibutated to progress of the city.