Water Planet (formerly known as Water Planet Engineering), a Los Angeles, California-based developer of water treatment membrane products and solutions, received a Series B round of funding.
Backers included investments from Air Liquide’s ALIAD Corporate Venture fund, Bluestem Capital and UCLA Venture Fund.
The company intends to use the funds to continue the development and commercialization of its industrial wastewater treatment technologies.
Founded in 2011 and led by Eric Hoek, CEO, and Subir Bhattacharjee, Ph.D., Chief Technology Officer, Water Planet develops and markets innovative water treatment membrane products and solutions to solve challenging water reuse and desalination applications.
To date, the company has provided membrane-based products, solutions and services in six continents.