ARID Technologies, Inc., founded in 1993 by Tedmund Tiberi.

As a chemical engineer working in the industrial gas industry, Tiberi was involved in separation, storage and handling of a number of liquefied gases and became intrigued by the normal ''boil off'' of cryogenic liquids and the product losses they represent. When engaged in a pilot project utilizing the fledgling membrane separation technology, he struck on the idea of using such a membrane to recover evaporative losses from gasoline station storage tanks. After presenting the idea to his employer and expressing his interest in pursuing the development and commercialization of this new concept, he was met with rejection...

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November 2019: ARID earned California Air Resources Board (CARB) EVR Certification with Executive Orders VR-201-Z and VR-202-Z.

February 2017: Costco Wholesale started-up the PERMEATOR at the Taoyuan (Taipei area), Taiwan site - making it the 5th PERMEATOR site within Taiwan.

August 2016: ARID exhibited at the ONS (Offshore Northern Seas) Conference in Stavanger, Norway from August 29th to September 1, 2016.

June 2016: ARID exhibited at the UNITI Expo in Stuttgart, Germany from June 14-16, 2016.

2015-17: Installed 5 test units in California in order to solve vapor overpressure problems with certified EVR systems. Cooperated with Veeder-Root to ensure compatibility of their ISD system with ARID's PERMEATOR.

December 2014: Using ARIDAS (ARID Data Acquisition System) to remotely monitor tank pressure and vapor emissions from a gas station site in the Southwestern USA; this ARIDAS system uses cellular modem for communication to ARID Headquarters.

June 2014: ARID exhibited at the inaugural UNITI Expo Tradeshow in Stuttgart, Germany, June 3-5, 2014, pertaining to the retail petroleum industry.

September 2013: Ted Tiberi presented at the Ozone Transport Commission (OTC) in Washington, DC on September 12, 2013. OTC/MANE -VU Fall Committee Meeting Septmber 12, 2013, ARID Technologies Stakeholder Comments.

May 2013: ARID exhibited at the XX International Fair Petrol Station Tradeshow in Warsaw, Poland, on May 8-10, 2013.

April 2013: Luke Howard presented at the Ozone Transport Commission (OTC) in Washington, DC on April 4, 2013. OTC Committee Meeting April 4, 2013 - Stakeholder Comments, ARID Technologies.

March 2013: Ted Tiberi spoke at 15th Annual International Aboveground Storage Tank Conference & Trade Show by National Institute for Storage Tank Management (NISTM) March 13-15, 2013 in Orlando, FL.

September 2012: ARID Technologies earned 2nd Runner-Up Award in the 2012 Brinks Midwest Clean Tech Innovation Competition.

September 2012: ARID exhibited and earned admission into the International Automechanika's Green Directory in Frankfurt, Germany.

May 2012: ARID commissioned the first PERMEATOR in Taipei, Taiwan

May 2012: ARID developed internet connectivity for ARIDAS vapor monitoring system.

March 2012: ARID exhibited in the Service Station, Shop and CarWash show in Brussels, Belgium.

November 2011:
ARID is granted U.S. Patent 8,060,335B2 on "Method and System for Liquid and Vapor Leak Detection."

October 2011:
ARID installs first Permeator in Wisconsin, USA. The unit was installed in the Milwaukee area at a Costco facility.

October 2011:
During PEI/NACS Trade Show, ARID organizes inaugural cycle tour along Chicago's Lake Michigan Bike Path.

May 2011:
ARID attends and participates in erpec 11 session held in Barcelona, Spain.

April 2011:
ARID Clean Air Cycle Team again participates in MS 150 fundraising event, cycling from Houston, Texas to Austin, Texas.

February 2011:
ARID exhibits at IFFE; Birmingham, UK.

January 2011:
ARID installs first Permeator in Massachusetts, USA. The unit is installed in the Boston area at a Costco facility.

December 2010:
ARID asked to participate in MESLA Meeting (Midwest Energy and Sustainability Leadership Alliance), group formed by Deloitte and Northwestern University. MESLA's mission is to strengthen the members of the Alliance and other interested parties in the areas of energy and sustainability, via communication and collaboration, and to establish the Midwest as a center for green business practices, innovation and investment, with the goal of revitalizing the Midwest Region and the organizations located here.

December 2010:
ARID attends NY State DEC Meeting in Albany, NY regarding Stage II/ORVR interaction and optimum route for emissions reductions.

October 2010:
ARID installs first Permeator units in Illinois, USA; all the units are installed at Costco sites in the Chicago area.

October 2010:
ARID Permeator installed in 1st Municipal Refueling Facility, City of Denton, Denton, Texas.

September 2010:
- ARID exhibits at Automechanika, Frankfurt, Germany.

August 2010:
ARID visits Asian sites to install ARIDAS data logger for collection of evaporative loss data.

April 2010:
ARID Clean Air Cycle Team is formed and participates in inaugural ride, MS 150 fundraising event, cycling from Houston, Texas, to Austin, Texas.

February 2010:
ARID asked to participate in ISEN Meeting; Institute for Sustainability and Energy at Northwestern University.

December 2009:
ARID completes vent line and fugitive emissions study at a high volume Stage II vacuum assisted equipped fueling station located in Federal Way, Washington. The results of this study can be found here. This pioneering work accurately measures the large evaporative and fugitive losses at a gasoline dispensing facility. In addition, the fugitive losses are quantified as a function of storage tank pressure.

November 2009:
installs first unit in New York State at Sunoco, Jefferson Valley, New York.

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