Starting a Water Treatment Company

When it comes to water and wastewater treatment is it essential to consider the best solutions and high end technology in order to meet to the standards of the institutions that approve the set up of this kind of company.

Consider that all the decisions you make in starting up your company must be in compliance with regulatory standards.

Initially you will need to draft and create a business plan. Determine the goals you wish to set, the services you plan on offering and all the equipment you will need to use. Once you have created an ideal setup plan for the company you may now start to canvas for all the necessary equipment. Visit several suppliers and consult with the companies that offer the same types of services. This way you can get a clearer picture on the things you must consider when you purchase your items. At times you may even make second hand purchases from companies that have either updated their machinery or have decided to close down or relocate elsewhere.

One thing business must always consider is that they will need to continually find ways of improving services and therefore increasing profitability. It will be essential to keep improving and obtaining the latest technologies to ensure to the customer the increasing quality of goods and services. Keep in mind also ways to minimize operation cost and repair of broken down equipment. Clearly outline all these concerns and needs for the company to garner your budget allocation for finances. These finances include the training and/or hiring of professionals to handle the services concerned.

It is ideal to set up a workplace that will be able to accommodate all your goods and services. To some extent there may be some similar water treatment companies closing down and this will be a good opportunity for you to claim the rights to business on the location since it has already set up its floor plan. Otherwise keep in mind all the changes and alterations you will need to make on the location upon your purchase.

Once you have a clear picture on what you total investment estimate will be you may now consider the funding necessary. If you do not have the cash readily on hand then you may consider consulting various financial firms or make loans at a local bank. Compare rates to get the best deals and always make sure that you only loan within your payable capacity since you would not want to end up in debt so early into your business.

Now it is time to ready your workplace. Set up and have delivered all the necessary equipment. Make sure that the area will be ready for these equipment and can accommodate all the needs which include furnishings, supplies, electrical connectivity, water supply and others.

When you have set up and tested all your equipment you may now plan on how to promote the business. Nowadays people resort to online advertising and creating of web pages. Other options include posting advertisements in local newspapers, magazines, posting fliers, making TV and radio appearances among others.


  • manoj kumar said on July 13, 2010
    i want to start a mineral water plant at gaya, bihar. can you suggest me the best way to start this business, what is the scope, how can i explore the market.
  • Bainomugisa Henry said on February 1, 2011
    I would like to start a consultancy firm/company on environmental issues such as EIA reviews,waste treatment Designs, etc what are some of the guidelines and scope,getting market?
  • peter said on May 5, 2011
    i'm from dudley in west midlands i can do a lot in water treatment tank cleaning towers refurbish etc
  • surendar said on May 21, 2011
    we run water treatment based concern for the past 15 years the name of AFFRON SYSTEMS AND SERVICES in India we want to develop and fulfill our finance area so we need partnership to run the show if any body can interest please get in touch with me
  • Dilip Sharma said on June 18, 2011
    Hi Surendar, Are you in water treatment chemical business? Let me know.I am in Canada. Dilip
  • Gautam said on September 16, 2011
    Hello, I am Currently launching a water treatment company. I need a team of engineers who can develop a specific program for me. please contact me if you are interested. Gautam, Canada
  • syed jiaudeen said on October 22, 2011
    i need to open a water company in madarnatakkam,i want to now who much money it will take.
  • Lizzie Mey said on December 15, 2011
    I would like to start a water treatment company. Specializing in cooling tower treatment - Scale and Corrosion, Biocide, etc. Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Suresh Allu beginner adviser said on May 17, 2012

    @syed jiaudeen, Please let us know the capacity of the plant you are planning to start. We have 5 years of experience in providing services to Water Plants. Please feel free to contact us for any clarifications.

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  • amila said on July 26, 2012
    i need a start water treatment company in sri lanka..who is the lucky person able to joint with
  • papiya saha said on August 29, 2012
    i want to setup water purification company at raiganj, west bengal. So i want to know what is the investment needed and also about land, labour capital required? Kindly reply me as soon as possible.
  • chandan kumar singh said on September 17, 2012
    I want to set up a bottled drinking water Business in Patna , bihar. I requested you to Guide me the best way to Implement this business in bihar. Also what is the scope 7 & opportunity in bihar?
  • bharat said on October 3, 2012
    I am Bharat Parmar. I want to start a drinking water business in Ahmedabad, It may be in bottled form, polythene, or cane, I want to know the approx budget for setting up this business, and what are the others factor require. thanks
  • Crystal Gingras said on December 6, 2012
    I wish all of you the best of luck with the water. I plan to have a water treatment company one day in the United States, and assist with water supply, water treatment, and anything to do with the water in other countries. Dallas, TX United States
  • azeer mohamed said on December 23, 2012
    i would like to start water treatment and advertising agency for news papers business can any one suggest me the procedures
  • Ankit said on December 27, 2012
    I want to establish my startup business for bottling and purification of water in Delhi/NCR region. What is approx funding required for establishing the same business, Pls suggest.
  • ladejobi babatunde james said on April 12, 2013
    Lagos, nigeria...medium/large scale pure water and bottled water factory coupled with ice block making machine and cold-room
  • Jafar patel said on June 26, 2013
    I setting interest water treatment plant in ausa/latur 2000 lph mineral water plant (maharastra-india) please detail knowledge write me plant, how many workers and how much capital.
  • jayasree said on August 31, 2013
    I want to set up a bottled drinking water Business in sendarapatti(salem)tamilnadu. I requested you to Guide me the best way to Implement this business in tamilnadu. Also what is the scope 7 & opportunity in tamilnadu?
  • Anguria Jude Thaddeus said on April 29, 2014
    Professionally am Environmental Health Science specialist(Health Inspector), i have the knowledge and skills in waste water treatment and management of by- products in lagoons. I need to be supported with a small scale grant to start a company conducting cesspool emptying, installation of septic tanks, management of waste/soil water drainage, dis-infestation, fumigation of rodents, in small towns/ peri-urban/ rural growth centers BUKEDEA DISTRICT(UGANDA)
  • Dawan said on June 5, 2014
    We manufacture both residential and industrial units. we provides services, too. Our area of operation is in Karnataka. If any one is willing to buy out units they will get a dealer price of 15 k and MRP is 18999. For a 10 liter RO unit. This price is for 100 units. Call me for more info +91 9845690324
  • Paul Sambun said on August 6, 2014
    I want to setup a water purification company in Pomio East New Britian Province Papua New Guinea. We have big rivers running through the rain forest. Who can help me fund this project or setup this company. Kindly reply as soon as possible.
  • Jason said on August 11, 2014
    I am looking for business partner in my activated carbon manufacturing business in the Philippines. If you are interested to joint venture with me, just let me know
  • bassirou said on August 14, 2014
    I have a very profitable mineral water business and need partners. business taking place in africa.
  • muhammad shahin said on October 18, 2014
    Hi everyone, I have 19 years experience in water and waste water treatment business in Saudia Arabia and looking for a partner to finance the new business I decided to start with in Saudi market.
  • mukesh choudhary said on January 17, 2015
    I want setup flour mill in jaipur but no idea it's process (permit etc.) I am MBA student.
  • Roshan.N beginner adviser said on July 17, 2015
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  • Bimaks Kimya said on November 6, 2015
    Hello everybody! We are manufacturer of water treatment chemicals in Turkey and we are looking for a distributor from all over the world. If you are interested, please send me, Skype: binnazcanol
  • Raj naik said on January 21, 2016
    MY Name is Raj i am working in UAE from last 15 yrs i have Money and near about 1 acre land i am not understanding what company start my email is ( any give business i will keep as partner
  • Raghunath expert adviser said on January 27, 2016
    @Raj naik, what kind of help you need exactly? Please explain in detail.

    Raghunath Natarajan
    Startup Biz Hub - Advisor (Staff)

  • Phila Masina said on February 3, 2016
    Hi, i want to start a water treatment chemical manufacturing company. i need to know how much a small scale firm would cost to set up with all relevant machinery and equipment. so i need a quote from a supplier of the machinery and equipment urgently for funding purposes. Phila Masina, South Africa. +27 72 609 5925.
  • RANBEER SINGH said on April 14, 2016
    I want to start a mineral water plant at PUNJAB. can you suggest me the best way to start this business, what is the scope, how can i explore the market. HOW MUCH MY NEED IN STARTING IN THIS BUSINESS
  • Naren said on April 16, 2016
    Hi, I want to start waste water treatment service providing company. could anyone help me to start the business?
  • Eshwar durai said on September 14, 2016
    6 year old company dealing in water & wastewater treatment components & chemical supply based in Chennai tamilnadu, looking for expansion with partnerships / sale. Contact 9514190141
  • ashok said on October 9, 2016
    Dear All, We supply water bottling plants, RO plants & equipment related beverage industry. contact us for further information. / 8428547147
  • ashok said on October 9, 2016
    20 litre filling line, pouch filling machine, pet bottle filling line
  • Terry Zhou said on December 15, 2017
    Hi I am a 19 year old student and I wanted to start a desalination plant + wastewater treatment plant management business in California, U.S.A., what expertise do I need? And what are steps I need to take? Please contact me through! Thanks!
  • Rizwan Ahmad said on July 24, 2018
    Need help to setup purify chemicals water in Siwan, Bihar
  • Pan said on November 11, 2018
    we are a manufacturer of screw press sludge dewatering machine in China, anybody needs it?
  • arjun said on November 15, 2020


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