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20 Most Innovative Chicago Based Water Companies & Startups

This article showcases our top picks for the best Chicago based Water companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Water industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Chicago Water Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

Xaptum

Xaptum

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Multi-tenant, future-proof network operator that enables enterprises to seamlessly scale and secure IoT deployments.

Lotic Labs

Lotic Labs

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Lotic Labs powers financial innovation for water and the environment.

Lotic Labs

Elevate

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Elevate is a non-profit organization that operates with a mission to provide affordable heat, power and water resources to the communities.

Lotic Labs

Digital H2O

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Digital H2O develops an online oilfield water management analytics platform to change how energy companies manage scarce water resources.

Lotic Labs

NUMiX MATERIALS

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NUMiX MATERIALS specializes in manufacturing and supplying sorbents to remove dissolved heavy metals from contaminated water.

Lotic Labs

Confluency

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Confluency is an engineering company that specializes in water resource management.

Lotic Labs

Mazarine Ventures

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Mazarine invests in early-stage companies with innovations that address water/wastewater risks

Lotic Labs

Kadeya

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Kadeya is a closed-loop water vending business that utilizes digitally connected reusable water bottles and tiny bottling equipment.

Lotic Labs

Growing Blue

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GrowingBlue.com is a data-driven resource that enables its users to have a better understanding of the water challenges.

Lotic Labs

Midwest Environmental Consulting Services

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Midwest Environmental Consulting Services offers project management, site development, air monitoring, HVAC and water testing services.

Lotic Labs

RWEDI Solutions

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RWEDI Solutions offers a water treatment system for cooling towers that reduces operating costs and conserves natural resources.

Lotic Labs

Mcdougal Family Foundation

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McDougal Family Foundation is a non-profit organization that offers educational programs, healthy water and charity services.

Lotic Labs

Aquamoon

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Aquamoon is a aquarium management company.

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Propel

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Propel provides electrolytes and flavored water with a blend of vitamins and antioxidants to hydrate the body of gym enthusiasts.

Lotic Labs

Water Science Technologies

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Water Science Technologies was started in the fall of 2000, as the U.S. southeastern distributor for the bromine-based biocides product

Lotic Labs

Friends of the Chicago River

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Friends of the Chicago River focuses on improving, protecting and promoting healthy river system for benefits of people, plants and animals.

Lotic Labs

Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago

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Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago is a public utility company offering wastewater treatment and management.

Lotic Labs

SPAAN Tech

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Architecture, Engineering, and Project Management

Lotic Labs

Utilities

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Utilities is a dynamic firm that primarily focuses on offering a complete range of water and wastewater service to their customers.

Lotic Labs

Harvest Moon Sustainable Ventures

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Harvest Moon creates high quality full spectrum oils and distillatefor use in everyday healing hemp products

Written by Mark Smith

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