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Water is one of the most important natural resources that we use on an everyday basis, we need water in order to survive. However, with the world evolving, and more industries emerging, the amount of available clean drinking water is quite scarce.
The earth is covered by 70 percent water, yes, that is a large amount of water. However only 3 percent of that water is drinkable, the rest is seawater, which isn’t safe for human consumption. We don’t have an abundant amount of drinkable water on earth because of water wastage it can no longer sustain the people, business, animals and plants on earth.
It’s important that we find as many ways to save water in South Africa and all over the world.
Because there is a shortage of fresh water around for animals, plants, humans and business, water solutions can be a great and necessary way for all industries to manage their water consumption, leaving humans, animals and plants enough drinking water. Water treatment plants also ensure our environment stays safe.
If you’re wondering if there is a water treatment solution for your business, yes there is.
There are water treatment processes like desalination treatments, a process that includes reverse osmosis which enables the business to have potable water. If you’re looking for a water solution for your business here are the benefits of having a water solution for your company.
Your business is playing a part in saving the environment
Water conservation is extremely important, many industries are being more eco-friendly and that is a great and doable thing. When your business implements water treatment processes, your business is helping save the environment. Owning a business that is eco-friendly makes life easier for you because you are complying with the law.
Being on the right side of the law is always a good thing, and learning how your business and can saving water is quite simple. When your business plays its part in saving water you will have peace of mind, because you won’t need to worry about legal penalties and it allows you to focus on the important things, like running your business.
You're putting your wastewater to use
Many companies in South Africa use a great deal of water, which turns to wastewater and goes back into the environment. This has put a dire strain on our environment, impacting water quality, fish, and animals above land in the surrounding areas.
Acid mine drainage is one of the most harmful things for plants, animals, and humans. However, with the amount of water treatment technologies available in South Africa, there are ways to treat acid mine drainage and produce water that complies with South Africa’s drinking water quality.
Your business is covered during a crisis
Running a business is stressful and there are so many problems that can arise. It’s always good to prepare for the worst. When your business has treatment plants you know that you’re secure should anything extreme happen, like a drought.
We don’t have control of the natural environment, and with climate change added to the mix, anything to happen that can affect a business. This is why it’s good to be prepared for anything. You’re able to solve the immediate problem and ensure that it won’t happen again. Additionally, your business can have a mobile water treatment system, which is convenient in cases of emergencies and it is a cost-effective way of receiving temporary water.
Your business can save money
Water purification methods aren’t only helping the environment but it’s also cost-effective for your business. Having treatment plants will ensure that your business is saving water and reducing your energy consumption.
When you reduce your business energy consumption you save money because you’re bringing down your water and energy bills. Because your business will have a high water recovery rate, there is no need for your business to wastewater, and instead, you can recycle.
Bring in more clients
Over the years, people have become conscious and want to save the environment. People are taking it upon themselves to bring awareness on climate issues. Many activists and influencers are coming out and creating awareness on online and on social media.
With the help of social media, many people are boycotting products and services because of ethical reasons. So when you run an ethical business and have water and wastewater treatment put in place, many people will prefer to use your products. Every business has the goal to bring in more clients, and this is a great way to do that. You could even open up your business to a larger market than you currently have because people care about the environment.
The content in this article was provided by Rogerwilco – a South African marketing agency based in Cape Town.