Saving energy and reducing emissions

Novartis Grimsby: combined heat and power

Factfile:

Company name: Novartis Grimsby Limited

Location: Pyewipe, Grimsby, UK.

Products: Variable runs of chemical intermediates and drug substances for the Healthcare Sector.

Sustainable change: Water for cooling is extracted from an on-site bore hole before being recycled back into the ground.

Effect: Reduced use of local river water and need to purchase water from external source.

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Borehole cuts down Novartis Grimsby's use of external supplies by over half.

The borehole cuts down Novartis Grimsby's use of external water for cooling by over half.