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Brewing and Distilling Technical Drop-in Day: Waste, Water, Energy

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Brewing and Distilling Technical Drop-in Day: Waste, Water and Energy

Brewing and Distilling is booming due to high demand for quality Scottish beers and spirits. All this growth is also leading to a boom in food waste, energy and water use.

With consumers and the Scottish Government, increasingly aware of food waste’s massive contribution to climate change, we need to find new ways of reducing and reusing spent grains, pot ale and other edible by-products.

Quality, efficiency, profits and brand values are only improved when brewers and distillers care about their impact on the environment.

 Find out about saving more and wasting less by coming along to Zero Waste Scotland’s

 

 Brewing and Distilling Technical Drop-in Day:

Waste, Water, Energy

 Friday, June 21 Mabbett House, 11 Sandyford Place, Glasgow G3 7NB

 

During this event, technical experts will be available to provide free one-on-one support to SMEs in the sector. 

Drop by when it suits you at any time between 9am and 5pm and talk to experts about:

  • by-products and their potential to be another source of revenue
  • waste streams
  • monitoring use of resources
  • technology to improve efficiency
  • funding opportunities

 The event is free of charge. For more information, contact foodanddrink@resourceefficienctscotland.com or Julian Shortt on 0141 227 2315.

 Register your interest at the event’s Eventbrite page: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/brewing-and-distilling-technical-drop-in-day-waste-water-and-energy-tickets-61869545476

 

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