For those industry sectors using high volumes of water, controlling and continually reducing levels of wastewater and effluent has always been an important commercial consideration.
This short paper covers issues that surround the use of microbes in the removal of toxic waste, in particular, the removal of vinyl chloride and dichloroethene.
This useful article looks at ways of improving water efficiency in the textile and leather industries, where savings of between 20-50% on water and effluent charges may be possible.
Identification and implementation of process improvements including the reduction of water and chemical usage, and wastewater and effluent costs is important for anyone involved in the textile industry.
This short paper deals with issues that surround rain water harvesting, savings and water conservation techniques. In the UK less than five percent of tap water is currently used for cooking and drinking, with each person using less than 17.15 litres per day for ‘life sustaining’ purposes.
Implementing changes that reduce the costs associated with water and wastewater in fruit and vegetable processing can have a positive impact on businesses operating in this sector at both an environmental and economic level.
This useful good practice guide deals with issues faced by industrial organisations wishing to identify and implement cost effective pollution control measures.
This excellent water saving guide deals with a number of issues faced by industrial and commercial organisations wishing to identify and implement measures to reduce water use and save money through overall waste minimisation.
Saving water is important in any industry sector. This good practice guide deals with issues faced by organisations involved in the manufacture of speciality chemicals and who want to identify and implement process improvements, in particular the reduction of water use; and wastewater and effluent costs.
This informative study looks at six UK companies and examines their approach to the selection and implementation of cost-effective pollution control measures.