Drachten – The results of the MKB Innovation Top 100 for 2016 have been announced. BlueLeg Monitor came in at an admirable 39th spot with the EcoWatch. The competition isn annual event organized by the Dutch Chamber of Commerce.
The EcoWatch is a fully autonomous instrument for measuring water quality parameters of surface waters. The device measures based on the light reflected off the water’s surface, and performs this feat every 10 minutes. The wealth of data generates new insights in to the behaviours of water bodies, and can function as an early warning system for for example toxic algae detection.