Remain Calm and Save Water

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Many chemical makers now are focusing intently on water issues, prompted by concerns over water supply, quality and cost as well as by the quest for improved sustainability. As the experiences of Dow, Huntsman, Bayer and AkzoNobel show, optimizing water use requires careful analysis of all production processes involved. “Changing water source is effectively a change in raw material and, therefore, numerous checks have to be carried out before it can happen,” cautions Verónica García Molina, EMEA technical service and development manager, and global water technology center R&D manager, Dow Water and Process Solutions (DW&PS), Tarragona, Spain. Huntsman…

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