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Savings of water in toilets MEXICHEM

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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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Partners: El Agua nos Une - SuizAgua Perú
Mexichem Perú
Countries: Peru
Regions: Rimac
Project SDGs:
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Water Use Efficiency (SDG 6.4)
Services Needed: No services needed/offered
Project Type: Operations
Language: English
Start & End Dates: Dec. 2014  »  Aug. 2015
Project Investment: $1240.90
Tech Provider: Inecore / Andrés Salazar (asalazar@inecore.com)
Project Source: El Agua nos Une
Profile Completion: 50%

Project Overview

After assessing water footprint of the Agustino plant, Mexichem identified that the highest quantity of consumed water came from domestic use. The Agustino plant has 44 bathrooms, 20 with conventional tanks (10 lt) and 24 with fluxometers, which is a mechanism of water discharge for toilets, urinals and faucets that uses a water network with a pressure higher than normal to produces an abundant and short-term discharge, generating a deficiency in the use of water resour...

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After assessing water footprint of the Agustino plant, Mexichem identified that the highest quantity of consumed water came from domestic use. The Agustino plant has 44 bathrooms, 20 with conventional tanks (10 lt) and 24 with fluxometers, which is a mechanism of water discharge for toilets, urinals and faucets that uses a water network with a pressure higher than normal to produces an abundant and short-term discharge, generating a deficiency in the use of water resources and therefore an economic overload for the company. Mexichem implemented 20 'Ecobaños' devices that allow savings of 4 liters of water per discharge, which represents a daily saving of 108 liters per installed device. In parallel, there were workshops for the 400 employees of the company on the subject of care and good use of water resources, showing the savings generated with the "Ecobaño" devices.

Project Results

Reduction in water consumption 797 m3/year

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