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Tocantins

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5888268 km2
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Brazil; Peru; Suriname; France; Colombia; Guyana; Bolivia; Venezuela; Ecuador
Cities
Santa Cruz; Manaus; La Paz
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Total Organizations: 2
Total Projects: 18
Priority SDGs: --
Priority Industries: --
Profile Completion: 50%

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Organizations in Tocantins


Duratex is a Brazilian company that manufactures wood products, sanitary vitreous chinaware and metal fittings. Learn More

The focus is to provide sustainable water technology, integrating the water cycle to the design and landscape. Learn More

Projects in Tocantins


A new Ambev product launched in the beginning of 2017. This is a mineral water that we might describe as 200%: 100% of the nutrients are for the consumer and 100% of the profit goes to projects providing access to ... Learn More

The Clean and Conserve Education Program is designed to help children ages four and older learn about water conservation and healthy hygiene practices through school and community educators, or on their own. The program has five educational components, divided by ... Learn More

Risk is mitigated by the technical due diligences carried out in all project finance transactions that assess environmental and technical issues and ensure, through the Environmental Impact Assessment, that the minimum water flow necessary for the plant and for the ... Learn More

Braskem encourages its suppliers to report by inviting and encouraging them to participate in CDP events, workshops and training, as well as direct contact for support in the questionnaire response process. Braskem reinforces the invitation from CDP Supply chain so ... Learn More

Seasonal variations of temperature and river flow rate could potentially limit water intake needed by the Limerick plant. To address these limitations, Exelon collaborated with numerous regulatory agencies and environmental stakeholders to develop a flow augmentation alternative that allows mine ... Learn More

Through a partnership with Agribusiness Systems International (ASI), Wrigley is conducting a pilot study on mint farming in Uttar Pradesh, India. This pilot study is evaluating several aspects of mint cultivation including more efficient irrigation techniques such as drip-and-sprinkler irrigation. ... Learn More

Project WET is currently active in more than 75 countries around the world through a network of partner organizations that range from small NGOs to major international corporations and organizations. We only go where we’re invited! We work with our ... Learn More

Fibria conserves native ecosystems in about 34% of its conserved areas. Within these protected areas, protection, management, recovery, and forestry integration activities are carried out (the commitment is to restore 40,000 hectares of its own areas between 2012 and 2025). ... Learn More

SAVEh (Water Efficiency Self-Assessment System), in which we share our knowledge in water management and efficiency to encourage Ambev S.A.'s value chain and small and medium sized companies to reduce their water consumption. Learn More

Daiichi Sankyo is using rainwater for sanitary water and other daily usage at its plant in Brazil. Learn More

Sodexo is implementing a project called "Smart Kitchen" in Brazil. A new approach of producing food, combining innovative equipment and simplifi ed work methods and processes that improved safty compliance, resource efficiency including water, product performance and reduced waste. Learn More

In addition to products offered, we developed ProÁgua to support our customers in adopting eco-efficient solutions, from the planning stage to selection of products. This service is available for residential, commercial, industrial, health and education buildings, carrying out actions for ... Learn More

The Brazil Water Guardian Project was launched in 2011 and completed in 2016. The project in partnership with one of our tobacco leaf suppliers (Universal Leaf) and the University of Santa Cruz do Sul, aimed to improve the volume and ... Learn More

During 2016, the Sao Paulo, Brazil plant reduced their normalized water use more than 5.5%. The Sao Paulo plant will continue to reduce water consumption through employee engagement, asset care programs, and capital projects within the next three years. While ... Learn More

Fibria has mapped 246 river basins and decided to operate in nine of them, located in regions where the company maintains plantations and whose forest management can influence the water supply. The knowledge and learning gained from this survey - ... Learn More

IBERDROLA has installed systems for capturing and storing rainwater for human consumption in the area around the Caetité windfarm in inland Bahia (Brazil).This initiative will supply water to over 3,300 homes that currently have no connection to the general water ... Learn More

In the second semester of 2017, EDP started investing in water reuse and recycling initiatives at its Pecém power plant: water recycling in its refrigeration circuits and treated water reuse from the Effluent Treatment Station, using it as cooling water ... Learn More

At our dairy factories in Brazil, we reuse the water extracted from milk to save resources. Milk is composed of 80% water and, during the production of powdered (Ninho and Molico) and condensed (Moça®) milk products, we need to remove ... Learn More

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