GEMI® Local Water Tool™ (LWT)
UPDATED February 2013.
What Is the GEMI Local Water Tool™?
The GEMI Local Water Tool™(LWT) is a free tool for companies and organizations to evaluate the external impacts, business risks, opportunities and management plans related to water use and discharge at a specific site or operation. The information generated in the GEMI LWT™ may be used by companies for internal or external communication at their discretion. The GEMI Local Water Tool™(LWT) for Oil and Gas is a tool customized for petroleum companies.
What Does It Do?
The GEMI LWT™:
Who Is It For?
Companies and other organizations who wish to evaluate water-related external impacts, business risks and sufficiency of management plans at specific sites.
How Does the GEMI LWT™ link with the WBCSD GWT and the GEMI LWT™ for Oil and Gas link with the IPIECA GWT for Oil and Gas?
The GEMI LWT™ was developed in
cooperation with the World Business Council for Sustainable Development
(WBCSD) to link to the WBCSD
Global Water Tool (GWT) as well as with IPIECA to link to the
GWT for Oil and Gas and provide a set of tools that companies
can use to sustainably manage water in their operations. These tools
are designed to be compatible to enable users to achieve full value
from use of both tools.
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