23.12.2016 10:11 AM GMT

Release of an insider information according to section 17 MAR

Deep-well injection application approved with restrictions

On December 23, 2016 the Kassel regional council approved the continued deep-well injection of saline wastewater from potash production at the Werra plant. The water law permit will be valid from January 1, 2017 until December 31, 2021 and enables an annual volume of 1.5 million cubic meters to be injected – two million cubic meters had been applied for on average for the years 2016 - 2021. The permit also includes a number of ancillary provisions. Assuming a hydrological normal year, full production at the Werra plant should almost be possible in 2017. However, in low water level periods this will remain a major challenge. If the currently prevailing low water level continues, the resumption of full production at the Hattorf site might not initially be possible, despite the approval received. As of 2018, the commissioning of the new KCF processing plant will have a positive impact on the situation regarding disposal.

Michael Wudonig

Spokesman

Phone: +49 561 9301 1262
michael.wudonig@k-plus-s.com

Michael Wudonig
Spokesman

Bertha-von-Suttner Str. 7
34131 Kassel
Germany

Phone: +49 561 9301 1262
Fax: +49 561 9301 1666
michael.wudonig@k-plus-s.com

Download vCard

Address

back

Thorsten Boeckers

Board of Executive Directors

Thorsten Boeckers
Board of Executive Directors

Bertha-von-Suttner Str. 7
34131 Kassel
Germany

Download vCard

Address

back


Downloads

Links

 

Print version  |  Return to Top
Follow us  LinkedInGlassdoorkununuXINGYouTubeInstagram