Christina Tækker writes in TechXplore about a new project to reduce water consumption in food production.
- Carlsberg has recently won a Global Water Award for its innovative water management system.
- The Danish beer maker has found a way to recycle 90% of its production process water at its Fredericia brewery.
- Carlsberg also produces its own biogas and recirculates hot water which has reduced the Fredericia plant’s energy consumption by 10%.
- Private sector innovation is creating a cleaner planet.
“The goal is for the plant in Fredericia to be a learning platform for all Carlsberg’s breweries worldwide and a best practice case for how to recover water in the industrial sector, says Tenna Skov Thorsted, Sustainability Manager in Carlsberg.”
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