This presentation provides the details of the efforts made by Tata Chemicals, Babrala, Uttar Pradesh plant at water conservation. Tata Chemicals' Babrala plant, billed as India's most energy and water efficient fertilizer complex, uses a three pronged strategy for efficient water management:
Among the design elements are:
Operational efficiency has been brought about through continuous monitoring and vigilance, recycling of condensates and through several optimization procedures that ensure that only such water as is actually necessary at a given time is sent to the cooling tower, the DM Plant and the boilers. The company also conducts awareness drives for workers and township dwellers and has systematic environmental incident reporting procedures.
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