Diageo (Leven)

VIBES Award: Hydro Nation Award

Scottish Government

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Highlights

  • 40% of Diageo’s spirit for the International Supply Centre is bottled on site - over 40,000,000 cases per year
  • Several different systems interlink to offer total environmental protection in the event of a loss of containment on site
  • Uses slam shut valves to contain spillages Within the sites current infrastructure
  • Final stage is inline NIR (Near Infrared) analysis on each waste stream into the effluent tank
  • £1.4million invested in this area since 2011
  • In August 2017 water efficiency showed a 6% reduction when compared with the same period in the previous year
  • The dilution water used for effluent consent decreased by 20% giving a  saving of 2.7 million litres
  • From F15 – Present the site have reduced water consumption by 16% saving 33million litres of water

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