Water conservation by industry - A case study of Reliance Industries Limited (Dahej)

The various initiatives taken up include utilising backwash water for developing Jatropha plantations, recovering waste water, ground water recharging, utilisation of waste steam and reducing steam consumption, increasing cycle of concentration in all cooling towers and more.

These efforts resulted in a 17.5% reduction in specific water consumption and a 20.8% reduction in specific waste water discharge.

This work won the CII-GBC National Award (Within the Fence Category) for Excellence in Water Management in 2008.

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