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Table 1 Key environmental issues for emissions to water from the FDM sector

From: Developing EU environmental standards for the food, drink and milk industries: key environmental issues and data collection

FDM subsector Common parameters Additional parameters
Dairies TOC, COD, TSS, TN, TP Chloride (Cl)
Sugar manufacturing
Fruit and vegetables
Meat processing
Animal feed
Oilseed processing and vegetable oil refining
Starch production
Fish and shellfish processing Chloride (Cl)
Olive oil processing and refining
Soft drinks and juice made from concentrate
Ethanol production
Grain milling