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“The average daily water consumption in 2015-16 was 76,348 m3, which has been significantly reduced to 53,392 m3 in 2019-20. Thus, there has been a 30% reduction in the overall consumption of water.”

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Started in 1955, West Coast Paper Mills is one of the oldest and the largest producers of paper in India. It produces various grades of writing & printing, cup stock, Industrial grades and other varieties of paper. The ‘wood to paper’ process mastery and product research have enabled our mill......
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“SIL proposes to install UF-RO System for recycling of 3000 m3 of treated effluent initially to further reduce the freshwater consumption and we are exploring different technologies for their technical and commercial viability.”

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Paper Mart: How do you implement the water treatment process to facilitate the recycling of water and what are your different wastewater treatment strategies? R. K. Bhandari: Paper industry is one of the most water-intensive industries and both the Government as well as the industry are well aware of their......
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“With the installation of the IBS showering system, water consumption has been drastically reduced from 2900 m3/day to 2200 m3/day, that is, we have been able to achieve the total reduction of 700 m3/day.”

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Paper Mart: How do you implement the water treatment process to facilitate the recycling of water and what are your different wastewater treatment strategies? Deepak Jindal: Based on the studies conducted at our plant, the following are the recommendations and strategies with respect to water conservation: The major areas of......
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“In the past few years, we have steadily reduced the consumption of fresh water in our facilities, and treated wastewater or recycled water is being used in the plantations – a practice that enables us to maintain and check our usage of water.”

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Shreyans Industries Ltd. has initiated a number of in-house water consumption strategies in different operations of production. With the purpose to conserve water and reduce the use of fresh water at our mill, we have focused on utilizing recycled water in a number of ways and processes; for instance, machine......

Strategy for Reduction in Water Consumption and Achieving Zero Discharge

Manik Seth
Introduction There is an urgent need to completely relook, realign and redesign the water management and water cycle balance in the paper industry because of the following three reasons: 1. The paper industry is a relatively large consumer of water 2. The paper industry generates a significant amount of waste......