Drink Beer, Conserve the Environment

Oct 8, 2009
Outside Magazine

According to Backpacker, Sierra Nevada Brewing Company has donated a portion of this month's proceeds from their Pale Ale and Summerfest Lager to the Western Rivers Conservatory, an Oregon based non-profit.  The Company donated a grand total of $73,342.  The 30 year old company is already known for it's earth friendly practices at the brewery, including extensive recycling, solar power, heat and carbon dioxide recovery systems, as well as making ethanol fuel from their beer waste.

--Alison Kelman

Filed To: Nature

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