Mr. Butters is a Professional Engineer with a BaSc in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Waterloo and an MBA from Western University. Brian is President of Purifics, which he founded in 1993. Brian is a business development manager with product development, operations and marketing expertise in high-technology industries. He is recognized as an organized, intuitive, results-oriented problem solver who is committed to high standards and effective team building.

Brian has more than 25 years experience in research, development, and applications of ceramic membranes technologies. Purifics currently holds 30 patents and patents pending for water purification in Advanced Ceramic Filtration & Oxidation. Purifics’ technology advantage allows it to design and build Complete Water Purification plants for municipal and industrial applications, with environmental and economic advantage.

Brian has authored numerous publications on ceramic membranes technology and is a frequent presenter at conferences such as the AMTA/AWWA Membrane Technology Conference, WateReuse’s Industrial Water Reuse Conference, and others.