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Monday 27 April 2015

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Last chance to enter db Green Awards

Entries for The Drinks Business Green Awards 2015, which seek to reward green initiatives in the drinks trade, will close at the end of this month.

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

MillerCoors beaming with solar array

MillerCoors has installed the biggest collection of solar panels in US brewing history, powering the production of seven million cases of beer annually.

Monday, February 2nd, 2015 No Comments »

Carlsberg plans cardboard beer bottles

Carlsberg has announced plans to develop the “world’s first” fully biodegradable wood-fibre bottle.

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Sonoma unveils 100-year business plan

A 100-year plan to preserve and develop sustainable agriculture in California’s Sonoma County well into the 22nd century has been launched.

Friday, January 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 green initiatives

It’s not easy being green, but wineries are experimenting with everything from drones and bikes to honey making in a bid to protect the planet.

Friday, January 16th, 2015 1 Comment »

Entries open for db Green Awards 2015

Entries are now open for the db Green Awards 2015, which reward those leading the way in sustainability and environmental performance in the drinks trade.

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 No Comments »

Natural botrytis-killing product licenced

A British company is on the cusp of commercialising an all-natural product that can kill the grape fungus botrytis and is harmless to the honey bee.

Wednesday, November 26th, 2014 12 Comments »

Trade talk: NZ’s push for sustainability

New Zealand may be ahead of the sustainability game with almost all producers signed up to an accreditation system, but on the ground it is far from a one-size-fits-all model, writes Sally Easton MW.

Friday, August 29th, 2014 1 Comment »

Encirc launches carbon offset programme

Bottling specialist Encirc Wines is launching a campaign at this year’s Beautiful South event that allows visitors to offset their carbon from travelling to the show.

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 No Comments »

Caorunn third Scot distillery to go green

The distillery which produces Caorunn gin is to become the third Scottish distillery to install eco-friendly boilers thanks to funding from the UK Green Investment Bank.

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 No Comments »

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