Water is an essential component of wine production and is used at various stages of the wine-making process, from growing the grapes to processing the wine and bottling the finished product. While access to a reliable water supply is essential to every winery’s operation, so is effective water management. Proper water management not only helps to conserve resources but can also improve the quality and taste of the final product.
To grow grapes and process wine, wineries generate various waste streams, including irrigation wastewater, cleaning water, fermentation wastewater, and process water, containing various contaminants. It is important for wineries to properly treat and manage this wastewater to ensure that it is safe for reuse or comply with general wastewater discharge requirements to release into the environment. At Aquatech, we recognize the severity of water scarcity. From drought conditions, increasing regulatory challenges and sustainability opportunities of effective water management. We offer solutions to help properly treat and reuse wastewater, helping to conserve resources, reduce water usage, and produce high-quality wines.