ech2o Collection and Recycling Program

Request Information

ech2o™ is evolving!

Here are some important updates on our program:

EMD Millipore has chosen a new Partner:
Triumvirate Environmental

  • To have a SIMPLER recycling process
  • To have a FASTER cardridges return procedure
  • To have a FLEXIBLE recycling program that fully integrates in your existing waste management.

Return Cartridges

This new program was designed by EMD Millipore to reduce the environmental impact of Lab Water purification cartridges.

  • Partnership with Triumvirate
  • Positive environmental impact
  • Traceable and certified program
  • Streamlined process

EMD Millipore has been integrating environmental sustainability in its processes and operations over the last years by focusing on the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, waste reduction, as well as water and energy saving.

Now, in response to increasing emphasis on product stewardship, we are pleased to provide the ech2o™ program, an innovative product collection and recycling program that is designed to reduce the environmental impact of Lab Water purification cartridges.

Customer Quotes

"I think recycling as much as possible is a great idea. I would love to be able to recycle the cartridges."

"I think it is a very good idea. In my opinion, most labs are not doing enough to recycle and companies should be providing more environmentally friendly products with recycling schemes."

"I support this idea and look forward to the opportunity to participate."


Milli-Q® Services for your water purification system

Expert Support

Milli-Q® Services for your water purification system

Contact an Expert
Clinical Laboratory Reagent Water Systems

Clinical Laboratory Reagent Water Systems

Learn More


Apr 23
04/23/18 - 04/25/18
Lab Design Conference
Sheraton Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA, USA
North America 20180423
Jul 08
07/08/18 - 07/11/18
2018 IAFP Annual Meeting
Salt Palace Convention Center
Salt Lake City, UT, USA
,Life Science Research,Industrial Biomonitoring North America 20180708
Oct 16
10/16/18 - 10/17/18
Gulf Coast Conference 2018
Moody Gardens Convention Center
Galveston, TX, USA
,Small Molecule Pharmaceuticals,Reagents Chemicals and Labware,Life Science Research,Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing,Analytics and Sample Preparation North America 20181016