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Welcome to the Vermitech Research Center

Discover the Science Behind Effective Wastewater Solutions

What happens in our Innovation Center?

Research and development

Our facility is where the magic of wastewater testing and scientific exploration comes to life. Here’s a glimpse of what goes on:

Located in Walla Walla, WA, our state-of-the-art innovation center serves as the epicenter of innovation for wastewater treatment and vermifiltration applications. At Perca, we are committed to advancing the field of bioremediation through cutting-edge research and development.

Waste-Water Testing​
Our team conducts rigorous testing of wastewater samples from various sources, evaluating the efficacy of our Perca vermifiltration system in reducing contaminants. Short-term testing units are specifically designed for this purpose, allowing us to tailor our solutions to meet the unique needs of each client.
Scientific Research​

As pioneers in toxic wastewater vermifiltration, our innovation center is dedicated to pushing the boundaries of scientific knowledge. Our hydrobiologists and megadrilogist specialists delve into diverse research areas, including worm species, substrate alternatives, microbial adaptation, and more.

Meet Perca
Who are we?
Meet Sierra Smith, our Director of Research and Development. With a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a passion for freshwater sustainability, Sierra leads our team in optimizing the vermifiltraion system. From experimental project management to client interfacing, Sierra’s expertise drives our quest for innovation.
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Meet Perca
Who are we?
Meet Sierra Smith, our Director of Research and Development. With a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a passion for freshwater sustainability, Sierra leads our team in optimizing the vermifiltraion system. From experimental project management to client interfacing, Sierra’s expertise drives our quest for innovation.
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Meet Perca
Who are we?
Meet Sierra Smith, our Director of Research and Development. With a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a passion for freshwater sustainability, Sierra leads our team in optimizing the vermifiltraion system. From experimental project management to client interfacing, Sierra’s expertise drives our quest for innovation.
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FAQs

Approximately 360 gallons of water are needed for each testing trial, allowing us to assess the performance of our system over a two-month period.
We collaborate with premier labs in the Pacific Northwest, including Anatek Labs, Pacific Rim Labs, and SoilTest Labs, to ensure accurate and comprehensive testing of samples.
Our testing covers a range of contaminants, BOD, TSS, TKN, PCBs, PFAs, and PAHs, with significant reductions observed across the board.

Stay Connected

We value transparency and communication with our clients. From regular updates to detailed performance reports, we keep you informed every step of the way. Sierra and our team are here to answer your questions and address your concerns.

Join us in revolutionizing wastewater treatment. Together, we can create a cleaner, healthier future for generations to come.

Contact Us

Whether you have inquiries, need tailored solutions, or want to explore how Perca can benefit your industry, our team is here to assist you. Connect with us today to initiate a cleaner, sustainable future.

(509) 876-2124

107 E. Cherry St., Walla Walla, WA 99362