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Saturday 20 December 2014

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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 11 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 »

Eco-cooler chills your beer underground

An eco-friendly fridge which chills your beer underground without the need for electricity has been released with the promise of saving the world, “one earth cooled beer at a time.”

Tuesday, May 27th, 2014 No Comments »

Scotch distilleries to share £5m green fund

Distilleries in Scotland are to benefit from a £5 million fund to help them become more sustainable and environmentally friendly.

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Liberty hits carbon neutral target

Liberty Wines is claiming to be the first UK wine distributor to become certified as carbon neutral.

Thursday, April 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Bacardi unveils ‘good spirited’ green plan

The world’s largest privately held spirits company has unveiled its ambitious plans to build a more sustainable future.

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Paper wine bottle to go on sale in US

British packaging firm GreenBottle has launched the world’s first paper wine bottle in the US with California wine producer Truett-Hurst, with a label designed by Stranger & Stranger.

Tuesday, November 5th, 2013 4 Comments »

Diageo on target to meet ambitious green target

Drinks giant Diageo, has announced it is confident of reaching its ambitious target of reducing its carbon emissions by 50% by 2015.

Monday, August 19th, 2013 No Comments »

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