Industrials and Materials

Most industries in the industrials and materials sector consume large volumes of water in the processing of raw materials and making of products. Particularly high water using industries include the fertiliser, chemicals and building materials industries.

High water uses suitable for alternative water supply in these industries include:

 Process water;

Cooling tower make-up water;

Carpark and plantroom washdown; and

Plant and vehicle wash.
 
 
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