27 Aug '14, 5pm

Learn How Citi Bike Cleans Its Rides with Gunk-Eating Microbes

Learn How Citi Bike Cleans Its Rides with Gunk-Eating Microbes

OzzyJuice works thanks to a process called bioremediation , which uses microorganisms to remove or neutralize pollutants and chemicals. This system allows the company to properly clean the multitudes of bikes used on a daily basis without releasing harmful chemicals into the environment. After rinsing the parts with the solution, the residue filters into the bottom of the washer where all contaminants are broken down and eliminated. The Smart Bike Washer system is 100% self-contained so the bike share’s cleaning process is just as eco-friendly as the service it provides the city.

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