Table 6
Intake water treatment in manufacturing industries, by type of treatment and industry group, 2011

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Intake water treatment in manufacturing industries, by type of treatment and industry group, 2011
  Screening Filtration Chlorination and disinfection Corrosion and slime control Alkalinity control Hardness Coagulation and flocculation Other treatments
  millions of cubic metres
Total 2,273.7 A 943.2 A 1,151.1 A 229.3 A 145.1 A 248.5 B 460.2 A 78.0 C
Food 72.1 B 69.9 D 98.5 D 2.7 A 3.8 D 42.8 E 11.8 E 4.1 C
Beverage and tobacco 19.1 C 13.3 D 7.5 E 0.3 B 5.7 E 15.3 B 3.6 E 0.9 E
Textile mills 0.0 x 0.0 x x x 0.0 0.0
Textile products 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Wood 8.0 B 7.3 B x x 7.1 A 7.3 B x F
Paper 852.9 A 649.5 A 392.9 B 56.5 B 66.1 B 91.6 B 361.1 B 32.7 E
Petroleum and coal 265.4 A 29.0 B x 92.7 A 24.2 C 23.1 B 19.6 C 9.3 D
Chemicals 263.8 B 51.8 D 157.6 E 37.5 A 28.8 A 45.9 A 47.3 A 19.7 B
Plastics and rubber 2.2 E 4.2 E 1.1 E 2.4 E 2.1 E 2.5 E F F
Non-metallic minerals 10.2 B x x x F F F F
Primary metals 779.6 A 111.7 A 386.3 A 35.4 B 5.2 B 13.1 B 6.9 A 4.4 A
Fabricated metals x F x x x x x x
Machinery 0.0 F 0.0 0.0 0.0 F 0.0 F
Computers and electronics 1 0.0 x x 0.0 0.0 x x x
Electrical products 1 0.0 x 0.0 x x F 0.0 x
Transportation equipment x 1.8 E x 0.6 E 0.9 E 3.4 E x 1.2 C
Miscellaneous F 0.7 B F 0.6 B 0.6 B F x 0.3 C
Other 2 0.0 F 0.0 0.0 x 0.6 A 0.0 0.0
  percent
Percentage of total water intake 61.8 25.6 31.3 6.2 3.9 6.8 12.5 2.1
For 2005, computer and electronic product manufacturing and electrical equipment, appliance and component manufacturing are included in the other manufacturing industries category. As of 2007, they appear separately.
Other manufacturing industries combines the following industry groups 3-digit North American Industry Classification System (NAICS): clothing manufacturing (315), leather and allied product manufacturing (316), printing and related support activities (323) and furniture and related product manufacturing (337). The industry groups included in other manufacturing industries may vary from year to year.
Note(s):
Figures may not add up to totals due to rounding.
Source(s):
Statistics Canada, CANSIM tables 153-0050 and 153-0067.
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