Water for food and beverage market opportunities
Overview of market opportunities
Present and developing opportunities available for global, medium sized, small and niche players in the market. Companies need to be competitive and improved efficiency will show the potential of various market opportunities. Includes expert views on opportunities in water efficiency and sustainability, improved wastewater treatment, gaining value from wastewater, emerging technologies, process water, and water reuse.
Market opportunity: Process and utility feedwater
Water efficiency is a major approach in the process and utility water sector of the food and beverage industry. Experts discuss the drivers for using water efficient technologies and strategies, such as costs, sustainability goals and water scarcity.
Market opportunity: Wastewater treatment
Industry experts comment on opportunities for new and improved wastewater treatment technologies, opportunities in wastewater discharge requirements, and the challenges faced when working in developing nations.
Market opportunity: Water reuse
The water reuse trend in the food and beverage industry, opinion on the factors limiting the adoption of water reuse, and the potential for water reuse in food and beverage products.
Market opportunities: Value from wastewater
Emerging opportunities to gain value from wastewater, allowing value to be gained from improved energy efficiency, cost savings and revenue stream generation.
- Biogas generation: drivers, use of biogas at plants, limiting factors affecting the use of biogas at plant sites, challenges affecting bioenergy market opportunities, companies that are customers in this market, and water technology companies active in the bioenergy market.
- Nutrient recovery: nutrient market trends, approach to market entry, challenges facing the nutrient recovery market, solutions and the best placed companies for nutrient recovery opportunities.
- Element recovery: opportunities in bioplastics production, and microbial fuel cells.
- Energy from biomass