Water & Waste - Chile

Entities Launch Dairy Industry Cleaner Production Guide

Entities Launch Dairy Industry Cleaner Production Guide

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A cleaner production guide for Chile's central valley dairy industry will be launched today at the government's business development corporation Corfo, the country's technological investigative corporation Intec and cleaner production center CNPL announced.

The guide will help dairy farmers introduce cleaner technologies into production processes that will help companies increase efficiency and meet international standards, which will increase competitiveness. The adequate management of solid waste and wastewater is of particular concern.

Intec, CNPL, Corfo, the Agricultural & Livestock Service (SAG), Metropolitan Region environmental health service Sesma, waterworks regulator SISS, health authorities and dairy farmers worked on the guide.