About Us

Our mission is to provide timely, safe, environmentally sound and cost effective solutions for our clients, partners, and affected communities. Treatment Resources, Inc. (TRI) will assess treatment needs; understand each potential treatment’s objectives, as well as mandates and regulations. Futhermore, TRI will investigate all viable treatment alternatives; then recommend and implement the best possible solution for each client, partner and community.

We will apply the experience, knowledge and professionalism of TRI and our business partners to construct a proactive plan of inplementation, education and training services. We will seamlessly integrate new treatment processes into exisitng infrastuctures, commissioning and installing systems without distractions and ensuring new treatment systems that become an integral part of our clients’ efforts to be successful, as well as good citizens.

Product Specialists

Bill Vose – bvose@treatmentresources.com
Bill has provided water and wastewater treatment equipment, as well as treatment processes utilizing clarification, phase separation, membrane technology, and process control, to his clientele for over twenty years. Bill has extensive experience in providing complete and innovative process systems to include design, fabrication, project management and technical service.

Gregg Backstromgbackstrom@treatmentresources.com
Gregg has developed expertise in multiple capacities in the municipal and industrial environmental field. From 1984 to 1992 he was involved
with hazardous waste cleanup and the impact of environmental releases into the soil and groundwater. From 1992 to the present, he has worked closely on the design, manufacture, installation, and commissioning of water and wastewater treatment systems for municipalities and industry. Gregg is an active participant in the Water Environment Federation, American Water Works Association, The South Dakota Association of Rural Water Systems, and the Minnesota Wastewater Operators Association.

Todd Butz – tbutz@treatmentresources.com
Todd’s educational background includes a BS degree in chemical engineering from the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities. He began his career with BetzDearborn selling specialty chemicals and services into the food and beverage, manufacturing, oil refining, and wastewater markets. In 2003, he joined Tonka Equipment Company, manufacturer of water treatment systems for municipal and industrial applications. Over the course of his 9 years at Tonka, Todd was promoted to Vice President – Sales, and his focuses included: project design, value engineering, new product development, marketing, and internal standardization to drive cost reduction.
Todd’s unique blend of experiences gives him perspective spanning the full scope of a project, from the engineering/design stage, through installation, commissioning, and long term operation.
Todd is a member of the AWWA Minnesota Young Professionals Group.

Our Partners