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PRSI to produce 50,000 New Trees in 2018

CEO David Derbowka is proud to announce that for the 2018 planting season PRSI will have stock of 50,000 seedlings for planting. All new trees are coming from our own certified stock including seven varieties of poplar.

Carbon Smart Farming

Innovative Farming Solutions
Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Time: 8:30 am
Place: Spallumcheen Township Meeting Hall 4144 Spallumcheen Way
Sponsor: PRSI (Passive Remediation Systems Ltd.)

8:45 am – David Derbowka – introductions, meet & greet.

9:00 am – Jamie Bakos (owner of Titan Projects) – presentation of product & uses for Biochar in the farming industry. Introduction to Biochar for […]

Visit PRSI at PARK(ing) Day in Downtown Vernon

11:00am to 6:00pm, Friday, September 16

PRSI is helping to turn a parking space into a park space along 30th Avenue near Nolan’s Pharmasave. Stop by to see how we transform the space with our hybrid poplar trees and check out our Zero Emission Nissan Leaf.

For more information visit the Downtown Vernon website.

UBC partnership aims to recycle environmental contaminants

UBC is partnering with a BC company to turn soil contaminants into household products.

As part of the partnership, UBC Okanagan chemist Susan Murch will work with Passive Remediation Systems Ltd. (PRS) to find ways to pull natural and industrial chemicals out of vegetation that is being used to remediate a decommissioned landfill in Salmon […]

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    B.C. man uses poplar trees to take recycling to a whole new level

B.C. man uses poplar trees to take recycling to a whole new level

MARK HUME
Vancouver – The Globe and Mail

David Derbowka has long turned to trees to clean up toxic landfills, using plantations of poplars to draw contaminants from polluted soil.

Now he is teaming up with a University of British Columbia chemist in a project aimed at extracting from the trees the chemicals they absorbed through their […]

PRSI to produce 200,000 New Trees in 2017

CEO David Derbowka is proud to announce that for the 2017 planting season PRSI will have stock of 200,000 seedlings for planting. All are coming from our own certified stock including seven varieties of poplar.

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    Harold Berkholtz joins PRSI as New Senior Vice President to Oversee BioEnergy Ventures

Harold Berkholtz joins PRSI as New Senior Vice President to Oversee BioEnergy Ventures

New Senior Vice President & BioEnergy Industry Expert – Harold Berkholtz

Armstrong BC – November 26, 2014 – Passive Remediation Systems Ltd. (PRSI or the company) is proud to announce that Mr. Harold Berkholtz has joined PRSI to oversee the development of PRSI BioEnergy ventures.

“Today is a landmark development in our company. […]

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    International Poplar Council Tours PRSI’s AgroForestry Plantation

International Poplar Council Tours PRSI’s AgroForestry Plantation

International Poplar Council Tours PRSI’s AgroForestry Plantation

Armstrong BC – September 17, 2014 – Passive Remediation Systems Ltd. (PRSI or the company) was recently the host of the world’s leading poplar tree scientist, experts and phytologist from 37 countries, members of the International Poplar Council, toured the landfill leachate remediation plantation at the Salmon Arm […]

Leading BioChar Expert Joins PRSI

Lloyd Helferty – Leading BioChar Expert Joins the PRSI Team

Armstrong BC – August 14, 2014 – Passive Remediation Systems Ltd. (PRSI or the company) is proud to announce that Mr. Lloyd Helferty has joined the PRSI to help assist communities and industry and solve their environmental challenges using PRSI Clean Green EnviroSolutions.

“Mr Helfterty is […]

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    Ottawa Valley Waste Recovery Centre – Planting Poplar Trees at the Landfill Site

Ottawa Valley Waste Recovery Centre – Planting Poplar Trees at the Landfill Site

Pembroke Ontario – June 17, 2014 – The Ottawa Valley Waste Center (OVWRC) has entered into a consulting service agreement with Passive Remediation Systems Ltd. (PRSI or the company). As part of this agreement Phase One of the program is being implemented. Phase One consists of the Ottawa valley planting one hundred and eight […]