This metric is asking for the total volume of water recycled by the company in cubic metres:
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To calculate Water Volume Recycled - G4-EN10-a:
For example, if the organization has a production cycle that requires 20 cubic meters of water per cycle, the organization withdraws 20 cubic meters of water for one production process cycle and then reuses it for an additional three cycles. The total volume of water recycled and reused for that process is 60 cubic meters.
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