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Electrochemically Mediated Desalination Featured in June 2014 Edition of Popular Science.

May 17, 2014 – Union, KY.  Okeanos Technologies is pleased to announce that its Electrochemically Mediated Desalination (EMD) technology is being featured in this June’s edition of Popular Science Magazine.

A one-pager by Tom Foster entitled “Removing Salt to Relieve the World’s Thirst” provides a brief outline of the origin of EMD at the University of Texas at Austin and its commercial scaling at Okeanos.  Popular Science can be found at your local newsstand or bookshop, or online at

About Okeanos Technologies:

Okeanos was formed in 2012 to develop and commercialize a next-generation, ultra-efficient desalination technology.  Our solid-state WaterChipTMplatform harnesses and redirects the corrosive potential of seawater to separate salts from water with world-record efficiency. Our disruptive/transformative WaterChipTM platform is expected to enable a more distributive water distribution model and simultaneously address a number of profound environmental, economic and human health related problems.  For more information about us please visit our website at