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Sustainable Production (SDG 12.4)

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SDG Overview

SDG Target: By 2030, achieve the environmentally sound management of chemicals and all wastes throughout their life cycle, in accordance with agreed international frameworks, and significantly reduce their release to air, water and soil in order to minimize their adverse impacts on human health and the environment.

Context: Economic growth and development require the production of goods and services that improve the quality of life. Sustainable growth and development require minimizing the natural resources and toxic materials used, and the waste and pollutants generated, throughout the entire production and consumption process.

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Organizations in Sustainable Production (SDG 12.4)


The Pacific Institute envisions a world in which society, the economy, and the environment have the water they need to thrive now and in the future. In pursuit of this vision, the Institute creates and advances solutions to the world’s ... Learn More

Be a leader in water stewardship for the fashion industry, working both with reducing the water footprint of our value chain and engaging to promote better water governance in strategic, high risk river basins to secure availability and quality of ... Learn More

NIKE, Inc., based near Beaverton, Oregon, USA, is the world's leading designer, marketer and distributor of authentic athletic footwear, apparel, equipment and accessories for a wide variety of sports and fitness activities. Wholly-owned Nike subsidiaries include Converse Inc., which designs, ... Learn More

Solidaridad brings together supply chain actors and engages them in innovative solutions to improve production, ensuring the transition to a sustainable and inclusive economy that maximizes the benefit for all. Solidaridad works on creating sustainable supply chains from the producer ... Learn More

Application of IoT on Hydro-Geophysics in conjunction with Water Divining in Study/Exploration of Water Resources, their Exploitation & Management. It is the combination of Remote Sensing, Big Data Resources Processing, Instrumentation, Real-time Data Collection from a larger or regional network ... Learn More

Lady Laywer Foundation (LLF) is a non-governmental organization having been established with the aim -to put human rights standards at the heart of global governance and policy-making and to ensure that the needs of the poorest and most vulnerable are ... Learn More

BLH Aqua Technology is a South Korea based company focused on developing water efficiency enhancement technologies. Our first product, Aqutonix, is an agriculture technology product which increases the absorption of water in plants with no added chemicals in order to ... Learn More

The National Business Initiative (NBI) is a voluntary coalition of South African and multinational companies, working towards sustainable growth and development in South Africa. Established in 1995, the NBI is a global network partner of the World Business Council for ... Learn More

Founded in 1983, Nautica is a leading water-inspired global lifestyle brand including men’s, women’s and children’s apparel and accessories and a complete home collection. At Nautica we celebrate, love and respect the water, everywhere, everyday. As a global lifestyle brand ... Learn More

GSK is a science-led global healthcare company – with three world-leading businesses – that researches, develops and manufactures innovative pharmaceutical medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products. Fresh water is critical to achieving universal health coverage, to providing sanitation facilities, and ... Learn More

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is the largest global development institution focused exclusively on the private sector in developing countries. Established in 1956, IFC is owned by 184 member countries, a group that collectively determines our policies. ... Learn More

The CEO Water Mandate mobilizes business leaders to advance water stewardship, sanitation, and the Sustainable Development Goals – in partnership with the United Nations, governments, peers, civil society, and others. Endorsers of the CEO Water Mandate recognize that they can ... Learn More

Anumerics is an innovative computational engineering company specialised in parallel computing and numerical modelling. We solve complex problems in engineering simulations and predictive analytics. Our offerings originate directly from the output of our own on-going R&D work in High Performance ... Learn More

Preparing for and adapting to new climate realities will be one of the defining challenges of the 21st century. Recognizing the considerable environmental, social, and economic value at stake due to worsening water stress and climate change, the private sector ... Learn More

#ClearWaterInitiative is an extension of the Fish Foundation Global Nation Foundation's program known as “Transformation of Nations.” It's a clear precise mission and purpose through our unique structured water device providing healthy water that increases oxygen, decrease dehydration restores healthy ... Learn More

Solving fresh water scarcity, using only the sea, sun, earth &amp; wind. Solar desalination. Clean water from abundant resources. Already 4 billion people face water scarcity today. The key to moving from scarcity to abundance lies in the sea. Desalination ... Learn More

The goals of the game Education of the And information technology And fighting poverty m sustainable Learn More

To clean and protect the River Dodder and its tributaries, improve facilities, biodiversity and sustainable development along its length, engage all community stakeholders to enjoy its rich heritage (natural, cultural and built heritage), and fulfil the potential of this fabulous ... Learn More

To supply the global market with a mechanical or non-mechanical method of delivering water to a centralized location/tap that is low maintenance, easy to fill and designed to be combined thus increasing the available amount of water with ease. The ... Learn More

Somos una corporación privada sin fines de lucro que fomenta innovaciones que “mueven la frontera de lo posible”. Nuestros socios son el Estado de Chile y BHP. En FCh generamos redes internacionales, entregando soluciones de alto impacto para abordar los ... Learn More

Promover o desenvolvimento humano e sustentável por meio da Engenharia. Learn More

Rethink Plastic – Purpose Driven Fundraising Purpose driven fundraising. Providing a global “pay back”, fundraising in Australia to educate and improve awareness of the Sustainable Development Goals. The futuristic approach, brings a combination of products, film and educational resources, such ... Learn More

VF Corporation outfits consumers around the world with its diverse portfolio of iconic lifestyle brands, including Vans®, The North Face®, Timberland®, Wrangler® and Lee®. Founded in 1899, VF is one of the world’s largest apparel, footwear and accessories companies with ... Learn More

Ferrero SpA is an Italian manufacturer of branded chocolate and confectionery products and it is the third biggest chocolate producer and confectionery company in the world. Learn More

The Finnish water stewardship commitment challenges companies to assess water risks in their value chains and to engage in collective action to develop sustainable water use and governance. The founding partners of the commitment, Finnish research institutes, ministries and WWF ... Learn More

Utilising the natural resource that is sub seabed water and capitalising on the naturally filtered qualities to provide sustainable affordable upstream utilities Learn More

Sensitize, raise awareness and engage the diverse sectors of society in the preservation of water and the rational use, using communication actions; To collaborate with the formation of socioenvironmental awareness of children and adolescents through pedagogical projects in partnership with ... Learn More

Japmor Kenya is a social venture that provides simple sustainable water solutions to the last mile. This we do through our six pillars in Learn More

Development, Installation and Improvement of Zero Emission technologies in: Wastewater Purification Clean Fuels Overunity Power Systems Waste Recycle for Construction Learn More

Produce and market quality teas that delight our customers... Drive sustainable growth... Enhance shareholder value... Learn More

To inspire, educate and enable residential complexes, business &amp; institution campuses and manufacturing &amp; service industries to become sustainable and resilient in relation to their water, energy, waste and air quality management. Learn More

Trabajamos para fortalecer la oferta técnica de servicios, promover el desarrollo empresarial sostenible y generar casos demostrativos que le permitan a las empresas comprobar los beneficios ambientales y económicos de la incorporación de una política ambiental que fortalezca su competitividad ... Learn More

Promover acciones para la transición hacia una economía baja en carbono y resiliente al cambio climático en todos los niveles: países, ciudades, instituciones, empresas y ciudadanos. Learn More

INSITU es una organización colombiana sin ánimo de lucro con una sólida experiencia en el trabajo con comunidades rurales, gracias a la articulación con actores claves en los territorios tales como agencias de cooperación internacional, gobierno nacional, organizaciones sociales y ... Learn More

Sida's purpose is to implement the Swedish aid policy objective of creating prerequisites for better living conditions for people living in poverty and oppression. As a Swedish government agency, we are governed by government regulations, instructions, strategies and annual appropriations. ... Learn More

To provide innovative and cost-effective water recovery and management solutions to entities in the industrial, mining and municipal space to ensure sustainability and environmental responsibility. Learn More

WaterStep responds to critical needs for safe water by evaluating and implementing solutions and teaching people to use those tools. WaterStep saves lives with safe water by empowering communities to take care of their own long-term water needs. We believe ... Learn More

The Aqaix ("A-kye-ix") mission is to bring more capital to water infrastructure of all types, globally, from small WASH projects to major "grey" projects and everything in between...habitat restoration, stormwater and searise resiliency, urban repiping, water balance investments, water reuse ... Learn More

جمعية خيرية للتنمية الثقافية الاجتماعية Learn More

Our mission is to help to remediate, reclaim and recycle the dilapidated and affected water bodies in Nigeria and West-Africa. R3-Naija is a project that was founded on facebook in the year 2015 immediately I gained admmisiion in the oldest ... Learn More

We are family of four young graduates that would like to venture into the GREEN SCHEME currently taking place in Namibia.we have all studied abroad and built connections that can help us greatly in our journey.Nelao and brothers would be ... Learn More

To Reduce infant Mortality through Improved Maternal Health in Africa Learn More

Projects in Sustainable Production (SDG 12.4)


Currently, California is in the midst of a drought of historic proportions, with severe impacts on ecosystems, communities, farms, and businesses. Connect the Drops is a business-led campaign, elevating the voice of California businesses in favor of resilient water supply ... Learn More

In 2011, the CEO Water Mandate and UNEP worked with Levi, Nike, H&amp;M, and Nautica on a collective action project intended to improve corporate water management among apparel companies in Cambodia and Vietnam.The project’s overarching goal was to improve water ... Learn More

PaCT is a partnership between textile wet processing factories in Bangladesh, international apparel buyers (C&A, H&M, Inditex, G-Star, KappAhl, Lindex, Primark, and Tesco), wet processing technology suppliers, the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands (Dhaka), the International Finance Corporation ... Learn More

The Better Mill Initiative (BMI) aims to improve the sustainability performance of wet processing in the textile supply chain in China. The programme, initiated by Solidaridad and H&M, is a partnership between Solidaridad, brands and 60-75 textile wet processing mills ... Learn More

Our main slogan since we first published is "Independence is our source of power "..Since it was first published till now “Elmoustkbal newspaper” has taken this slogan “Independence is our source of power” to express the approach the editorial department ... Learn More

Nestlé Pakistan has become the first market in the Nestlé world to start implementing Alliance for Water Stewardship’s (AWS) International Water Stewardship Standard. In the first phase, WWF-Pakistan will be facilitating the implementation of AWS Standard at Nestlé Pakistan’s Sheikhupura ... Learn More

Ecolab's manufacturing plant in Taicang, China, is the first site in the world to be independently certified under the Alliance for Water Stewardship's global standard for water stewardship. Learn More

Water scarcity is an increasing phenomenon that already affects 4 billion people today. Water resources are becoming scarcer due to population growth, an increased water footprint and climate change. The key objective of this project is to get sustainable access ... Learn More

California's Central Coast is facing interreated water quality and supply issues: groundwater overdraft, saltwater intrusion, and nutrient-laden runoff that impairs waterways and groundwater. This vibrant farming region is at risk, but farmers are part of the solution. This project is ... Learn More

Recuperación de 1.6 toneladas de material reciclable (papel, cartón, vidrio y plástico), reduciendo la huella de agua asociada. Producción de 1.5 toneladas de abono orgánico a partir del procesamiento de 5.31 toneladas de residuos orgánicos (principalmente borra de café) que ... Learn More

Unilever’s strategy is to reduce water use and increase reuse wherever possible, with a focus on new operations and water-scarce areas. All sites across the business must produce plans for reducing water use and manufacturing sites are actively monitored. Unilever ... Learn More

El proyecto consistió en el cambio del equipo de control existente (filtro de talegas) para retener el material particulado en la emisión, en la Caldera de biomasa, conocida como PGV (Planta Generadora de Vapor), por un sistema de multiciclones de ... Learn More

An atmospheric cooling ash tank is used during the liquefaction process to lower the temperature of the syrup from 107°C to 93°C, which generates a continuous emission of steam. Through the implementation of the "Pitch Technology" methodology, which consists of ... Learn More

Daimler AG has introduced a “zero discharge” policy in its new plant in Chennai in southern India. It channels water through a complex system of pipes, pumps, filters, and evaporators in a closed loop and it is continually reconditioned, with ... Learn More

Our Sanand vehicle assembly and engine plants in India have one of Ford’s largest and most advanced water and wastewater treatment facilities. After being treated, 30 to 35 percent of gray water from office washrooms, canteen and manufacturing operations is ... Learn More

Debido a que actualmente se presentan dificultades marcadas en el suministro del servicio de energía en la región, y por las dimensiones de los equipos en las instalaciones de Machijure, ALIAR S.A. viabilizará el biogás que se genera por la ... Learn More

Water scarcity is an increasing phenomenon that already affects 4 billion people today. Water resources are becoming scarcer due to population growth, an increased water footprint and climate change. The key objective of this project is to get sustainable access ... Learn More

PVH is committed to working with its suppliers and other stakeholders to preserve water resources in communities where we work and live, particularly in high-risk river basins in those areas. Tommy Hilfiger’s work with WWF on the Taihu Water Stewardship ... Learn More

This risk is managed through engagement with the Department of Water and Sanitation on the effluent discharge quality, groundwater quality parameters and target levels and through the implementation of projects to ensure compliance with the WUL. Examples of WUL-related projects ... Learn More

Water scarcity is an increasing phenomenon that already affects 4 billion people today. Water resources are becoming scarcer due to population growth, an increased water footprint and climate change. The key objective of this project is to get sustainable access ... Learn More

THE CENTRAL CONCERN OF THE PRACTICE IS DESIGN EXCELLENCE. EVERY PROJECT IS BASED ON SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH AND EXPLORE APPLICATIONS OF EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES TOGETHER WITH ANCIENT TRADITIONS TO FIND BETTER SOLUTIONS TO CONTEMPORARY NEEDS. Learn More

Implementation of a sustainable relationship with suppliers is a key component of Danone's activity, within its own business and throughout its ecosystem. Danone south Africa is engaging 4 years plan jointly with WWF 1)Water Efficiency Collaboration Initiative through: i) Assess ... 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

Alcoa approved a capital investment of US$115 Million for residue filtration at the Kwinana refinery in Western Australia, a technology with multiple benefits, which we commissioned in early 2016. With this technology, bauxite residue generated from the alumina refining process ... Learn More

Water scarcity is an increasing phenomenon that already affects 4 billion people today. Water resources are becoming scarcer due to population growth, an increased water footprint and climate change. The key objective of this project is to get sustainable access ... Learn More

Nampak Glass invested in a closed-loop water harvesting and treatment system with a 1 71kl tank. This cost the company R1.2 billion. Nampak Glass have also invested in borehole technology and embarked on a water conservation awareness drive throughout the ... Learn More

Water scarcity is an increasing phenomenon that already affects 4 billion people today. Water resources are becoming scarcer due to population growth, an increased water footprint and climate change. The key objective of this project is to get sustainable access ... Learn More

Water scarcity is an increasing phenomenon that already affects 4 billion people today. Water resources are becoming scarcer due to population growth, an increased water footprint and climate change. The key objective of this project is to get sustainable access ... Learn More

Team formed to identify and execute water saving themes. This would help us cater our need of water for our operations. Cost of these methods - Call for additional capital investment but on the other end would lead to saving ... Learn More

Anglo Americano Platinum's Twickenham mine has worked with the community and local authorities to ensure that the communities around Twickenham Platinum Mine have access to water. Since the protests, shaft dewatering has led to a reduction in water yield from ... Learn More

Water scarcity is an increasing phenomenon that already affects 4 billion people today. Water resources are becoming scarcer due to population growth, an increased water footprint and climate change. The key objective of this project is to get sustainable access ... Learn More

Agreement between Anglo American Platinum and the Rustenburg Water Services Trust to use 15 Ml/d of treated sewerage effluent from its sewage treatment plant at a cost of R2.1million per month. This amount will increase to 25 Ml/d when the ... Learn More

For the past year, the level of water stress went up due to decrease of the volume of ground water withdrawal. However, the operation of a reused water facility (R/O Facility) has decreased the level of water stress, diminishing the ... Learn More

After the establishment of the new physico-chemical pre-treatment the treatment efficiency was increased and the legal limits and quality requirements therefore observed. For example the recycling of RO wastewater (saving about 20.000 m³/a), replacement of the pre-treatment and KTL in ... 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

At the Port of Saldahna, Transnet uses the Desalination Plant to supplement municipal water supply. Transnet further uses gray water for non-portable use at the ports. Transnet also continues to investigate ways to mitigate the water risk, as well as ... Learn More

Our key objective is to construct a potable water treatment utility &amp; bulk water dispensing station, with a set goal of commissioning by January 2019. Our missions at Stoddart Creek Water Services Inc is to serve the public with a ... Learn More

We are participating in the Race to the Top partnership in Vietnam between other apparel brands, ILO/Better Work and the Vietnamese, Danish and Dutch governments. Race to The Top aims to build a sustainable garment industry in Vietnam through a ... Learn More

Within the sustainable water management and the target to reduce the specific water demand per car produced by 25 % from 2010 to 2018 several measures were implemented to reduce the total water demand of the production site (status 2016: ... Learn More

We continually strive to manage our water use so as not to compete with other users for the same water resource, and to maintain the environmental reserve. Our approach aims to prevent material impacts on the environment, downstream ecosystems and ... Learn More

Burberry has implemented a programme working closely with the Natural Resource Defense Council's Clean By Design programme to reduce water and energy consumption at key supply chain partner facilities.This programme assesses site level water and energy efficiency and identifies opportunities ... Learn More

Water audits were conducted at the facility and water reduction measures had been identified, prioritized and implementation has begun. Water reuse opportunities have been evaluated. Upgrading of water systems were completed. Once is treated the effluent water from the water ... Learn More

Access to safe water is the foundation to the development of all communities. Safe and reliable water restores hope and unlocks potential and opportunity. As the water crisis has grown to a global level leaving in its path a plethora ... Learn More

Based on a water risk assessment carried out at the project stage, the Renault Tangier plant (Morocco) has been fitted with very advanced water recycling technologies in order to recycle 100% of its industrial wastewater and reduce its water requirements ... Learn More

In order to use a large amount of water, we will further improve the recycling rate of water from the current 80%.For this purpose, we will implement the current water treatment facility (approx. 100 million yen) to increase the facility ... Learn More

Essilor launched a global program “Reboost” to continuously improve the production process through increased water efficiency and to share the best practices in global operations. The investment of the facility reported within the Reboost program was about 1 million euros ... Learn More

Engineer and install water reuse equipment (Zero Liquid Discharge) to recycle the plant water for reuse using membrane and other technologies is expected to cost over $10 Million USD to install. Wastewater recovery systems were installed at both Dongyue and ... Learn More

Our site in Cimanggis harvests rainwater and thus built an infiltration well in order to infiltrate collected rain water. In 2016, the site installed a city water connection that functions as alternative water supply. In addition, the water table level ... Learn More

Given the extent of water risks in the Western cape (Berg-Olifants WMA) which is projected to be one of the most “at risk” provinces now and in the future, and the number of strategic buildings located here (head office administration ... Learn More

The Energy Water Initiative (EWI) is a collaborative effort among participating members of the U.S. oil and natural gas industry to study, describe, and improve lifecycle water use and management in upstream unconventional oil and natural gas exploration and production. ... Learn More

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