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Rio Lerma

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Area: 5888268 km2
Brazil; Peru; Suriname; France; Colombia; Guyana; Bolivia; Venezuela; Ecuador
Santa Cruz; Manaus; La Paz
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Total Organizations: 11
Total Projects: 18
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Profile Completion: 30%

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Organizations in Rio Lerma

Anheuser-Busch InBev is a publicly traded company (Euronext: ABI) based in Leuven, Belgium, with American Depositary Receipts on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: BUD). With a portfolio of well over 200 beer brands, it is the leading global brewer, … Learn More

We want to transform healthcare, change the lives of billions of people for the better and address some of the biggest healthcare challenges facing humankind. Our ambition is to stop the progress of these often degenerative, debilitating, and life-threatening conditions, … Learn More

The Bocar Group is a North American company with international support structures and ultimate manufacturing technology. Primary focus is to supply advanced aluminum and plastic components (powertrain, structural &amp; transmission for aluminum and interior &amp; large components for plastic). New … Learn More

Diageo plc is a British multinational alcoholic beverages company, with its headquarters in London, England. Diageo is the world's largest producer of spirits and a key producer of beer. Diageo's commitment to water stewardship is outlined in its Blueprint Water … Learn More

Ecolab is the global leader in water, hygiene and climate technologies and services that protect people and vital resources. With 2019 sales of $13.5 billion and 50,000 associates, Ecolab delivers comprehensive solutions and on-site service to promote safe food, maintain … Learn More

HEINEKEN is the world's most international brewer. It is the leading developer and marketer of premium beer and cider brands. Led by the Heineken® brand, the Group has a powerful portfolio of more than 250 international, regional, local and specialty … Learn More

Conserve water and help secure water access in those areas at greatest risk: Implement tools to reduce the water footprint of our hotels Mitigate water risk through stakeholder collaboration to deliver water stewardship at basin level Collaborate to ensure adequate … Learn More

Reshaping the value of water in food production. Learn More

Promover la restauración de cuencas a traves de actividades socioambientales que permitan mejorar la calidad de vida de los pobladores, incrementar la infiltración de agua, la captación de bióxido de carbono y la biodiversidad. Learn More

The Coca-ColaCompany is the world's largest beverage company. The purpose of company is to refresh the world and make a difference. Our vision is to craft the brands and choice of drinks that people love, to refresh them in body … Learn More

People With Purpose Our world is constantly changing. So it's reassuring to know that there are some things we can always trust to help us take the best possible care of ourselves and the ones we love. This trust inspires … Learn More

Projects in Rio Lerma

Our El Salto Plant near Guadalajara, in Mexico, an area of extremely high water stress, consumes more than 1,200 m3 of water daily, mainly to produce chlorine. Our objective was to minimize withdrawal of valuable groundwater. To do this, we … Learn More

This project implements water stewardship practices, particularly water savings (by reducing demand) and nature-based solutions that will increase the water supply to the basin. Learn More

Optimize and reuse water within the manufacturing plant Adopt the Alliance for Water Stewardship International Water Stewardship Standard Participate in project's within the catchment to offset consumptive water use at the plant Learn More

Con una historia de más de 35 años, Bio Pappel® comenzó con un ambicioso sueño: Construir una empresa papelera de clase mundial para impulsar la sustentabilidad integral mediante la recuperación de papel y cartón en desuso, el uso eficiente del … Learn More

The state of water and sanitation in MexicoT • Half of Mexico's 120 million people do not have reliable access to safely managed drinking water or sanitation. • Even for households that do have existing piped services, water quality remains … Learn More

We funded the rehabilitation of a spring in the Umzimvubu Water Catchment in the Eastern Cape that will ensure a reliable source of water throughout the year for more than 500 people in a nearby village. ¥ We donated 120 … Learn More

In the municipality of San Antonio La Isla, in Estado de Mexico, population growth is very evident, and the drinking water network has deteriorated, unable to provide adequate water to all of its inhabitants. Due to the lack of water … Learn More

Santa Rita Project, better known as the “El Huevo”, is a ten hectares greenhouse of high technology project in the branch of the production Center of Santa Rita S.A. de C.V. in Villa de Arista, state of San Luis, Potosi, … Learn More

The Guanajato area is a hotspot for agriculture in Mexico and groundwater extraction outstrips natural recharge on an annual basis. We are collaborating with the International Center for Maize and Wheat Improvement (CIMMYT) to investigate innovative agronomic practices that increase … Learn More

In June 2016, our Toluca, Mexico plant reduced water use by improving the process for making liquid sugar, reducing water use 4,600 m3 between June and December 2016. The Toluca plant will continue to reduce water consumption through employee engagement, … Learn More

The facility located in this basin will undergo Alliance for Water Stewardship Standard (AWS) steps 1-3 by the year 2020. The AWS Standard steps 1-3 will enable each site in this basin to create a unique water stewardship plan that … Learn More

The Water and Wastewater Companies for Climate Mitigation (WaCCliM) project is designed to work across local, national and international levels, and proposes engaging with national governments, water and wastewater utility associations around three pilot companies in Mexico, Peru and Thailand. … Learn More

This project aims to increase agricultural water use efficiency and productivity, reduce water demand, and protect mainly superficial and groundwater in Lerma Laja Minor Basin; this has been possible in partnership with Microsoft since they're a company with water stewardship … Learn More

This project aims to increase agricultural water use efficiency and productivity, reduce water demand, and protect groundwater and surface water resources in the Lerma/Toluca Basin of Mexico. A farmer's retention plan centered on adopting and renewing irrigation management practices has … Learn More

This project aims to increase agricultural water use efficiency and productivity, reduce water demand, and protect mainly superficial and groundwater in the Lerma Santiago Basin; this has been possible in partnership with Intel since they're a company with water stewardship … Learn More

Nuevo Leon, Zacatecas, Aguascalientes, San Luis Potosi, Jalisco, Guanajuato, Querétaro, Hidalgo, Michoacán, Estado de México, Morelos, Tlaxcala, Puebla, Veracruz, Guerrero, Oaxaca, Chiapas, Tabasco, Campeche, Yucatán. Reach up to 500,000 people per year with lasting access to safe water and sanitation, … Learn More

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