LGS, an Innovation to Make Mine Waste Water Drinkable

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9/5/2019

LGS, an Innovation to Make Mine Waste Water Drinkable

PT Vale Indonesia Senior Manager Communication Bayu Aji said that the LGS (...)

PT Vale Indonesia Senior Manager Communication Bayu Aji said that the LGS (Lamella Gravity Settle) innovation would be able to purify waste water from nickel mine. “The waste water from the nickel mine has been processed by the LGS system, and it’s confirmed to be safe for the environment. [The water] is even safe for human consumption, just like the water distributed by the PDAM,” Bayu Aji told Antara. The LGS system has been applied since 2016 and reduced waste 15 folds until 2019. The water also goes to the hydropower plant managed by the company.

Sources: Antaranews.com, 3 September 2019

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LGS, an Innovation to Make Mine Waste Water Drinkable