The Hindu Business Line: "Make water footprints a must for industrial project appraisals"

From The Hindu Business Line:
"New Delhi, July 18: Industrial projects may have to declare their water footprints to get appraisals and financing if the draft National Water Policy 2012 is approved. "

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http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/industry-and-economy/economy/article3652956.ece

In the text it is stated that water recycling and re-use should become the norm. Overall most importantly water footprint reduction needs to be pursued.