The commercial sector consists mainly of hotels, motels, restaurants, wholesale businesses, retail stores, laundries and other service enterprises, as well as religious and nonprofit organizations.

The industrial sector is composed of manufacturing industries (the largest part of the sector), mining companies, construction companies, and agricultural, fishery, food & beverage, textiles, chemicals and forestry operations.

Taken together, these two sectors use 58 percent of the world's total annual energy (45 percent from industrial and 13 percent from commercial)

In these sectors, Sopogy's solutions can address drying, washing, pasteurizing, boiling, sterilizing, heat treatment, bleaching, dyeing, boiling, distilling, and boiler feed water pre-heating.