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Water Recovery, LLC (WRI) is a distinguished Centralized Wastewater Treatment (CWT) plant specializing in the treatment of non-hazardous wastewater and recycling of used oil. Located in Jacksonville and Tampa, Florida, our state-of-the-art facilities exceed rigorous EPA standards for the Centralized Waste Treatment industry. We uphold a commitment to continuous improvement, ensuring our reputation as the most versatile and technically capable CWT plant in the region.

WRI is part of the environmental business line (EIBU) of Moran Towing Corporation, a 160-year-old marine transportation company based out of New Canaan, CT, with 17 locations along the East Coast and the Gulf of Mexico. WRI is now part of one of the largest privately held maritime companies in the United States. As part of the Moran Group of Companies, WRI joins Moran Environmental Recovery (MER), Global Diving & Salvage, Mainstream Commercial Divers, and VacSol to provide safe and effective solutions to government, marine, environmental, and energy industries throughout North America and beyond.

The WRI Philosophy: “Waste Disposal Made Safe and Simple”

WRI is dedicated to delivering user-friendly, high-value services through a team committed to achieving 'best-in-class' environmental health and safety compliance. With in-house capabilities for waste testing, treatment, and comprehensive transportation services, we ensure seamless management from start to finish.

As a pre-treatment facility, our processes include secondary certification for liquid wastes tested at the JEA water treatment plant. We prioritize transparency by discussing all costs upfront before commencing any work, and we guarantee prompt and accurate billing upon completion. At WRI, our goal is to simplify and ensure reliability throughout every transaction.

Additional Specialized Services Available

With easy access to Moran Environmental Recovery, LLC (MER) we can also coordinate your environmental and industrial service needs including industrial cleaning, Coast Guard approved over the water transfer, and emergency response.

Regulatory and Technical Support

WRI offers comprehensive regulatory and technical support to clients, ensuring full compliance with all regulatory standards from the outset. Whether analyzing waste streams or completing necessary paperwork, you can expect unparalleled concierge service. Our exceptional safety and regulatory compliance record sets the standard in the region.

WRI was recently honored with the 2023 Jacksonville Electric Authority (JEA) Platinum Environmental Stewardship Award. This prestigious accolade celebrates WRI’s decade-long record of zero violations. We are proud recipients of multiple JEA awards, with the Environmental Stewardship Award marking our tenth consecutive year of recognition for environmental excellence. In 2022, WRI received the Industrial Pretreatment Environmental Stewardship Award and has been honored with the Pollution Prevention Award in both 2022 and 2015. These achievements reflect our commitment to maintaining five consecutive years without violations and a decade of compliance with the Industrial User Discharge Permit. At WRI, we prioritize environmental stewardship through sustainable practices such as beneficial reuse and recycling initiatives. Our dedication has earned recognition in JEA's Sustainability Spotlight.