Water in the EU Beet - Sugar Sector


Welcome to this Quizz about Water in the Beet & Sugar sector !
You will be kindly presented with 8 questions and you have maximum 40 seconds to reply each!
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Approximately, what percentage of sugar beet areas are irrigated in the EU ?

Approximately how much water does sugar beet growing needs compared to sugar cane?

What is the approximate water content of sugar beet?

What is the main source of water in sugar factories?

During the initial stage of sugar beet processing, sugar beets are washed. As the washing water is largely reused and recycled, it is necessary to sep

In sugar factories, freshwater use is minimised by using condensate water from the sugar beet for:

The EU sugar industry has developed highly efficient water treatment systems that allow to reduce the organic load and other residues in excess water