This report was commissioned from WRc by the Adaptation Sub-Committee (ASC). It provides supporting research for the ASC’s report: Managing climate risks to well-being and the economy – Adaptation Sub-Committee progress report.
The supporting research develops and evaluates a set of indicators to help assess the UK’s adaptation progress to climate change. The research also sets out a selection of measures to adapt to water stress as a result of climate change.
Download the report: Research to produce indicators to assess current and future risk to the chemicals, paper and mining and quarrying industries from reduced water availability, and potential for uptake of water management measures in these industries (PDF)