Category Archives: Craft Beer Sector

Ontario craft brewing event celebrates the natural success of quality beer and clean water

Ontario craft brewing event celebrates the natural success of quality beer and clean water

Ontario’s booming craft beer industry will be toasted for its growth, success and community contributions at a celebration event on April 20th at Steam Whistle Brewing in Toronto. Hosted by Ontario Craft Brewers (OCB) and the Bloom Centre for Sustainability (BLOOM), the event will bring together brewers, industry leaders, local politicians and other stakeholders committedContinue Reading

Top 3 things brewers should know about wastewater:

Top 3 things brewers should know about wastewater:

Wastewater is water with “stuff” in it. For craft brewers, this “stuff” includes ingredients like grains and hops, as well as cleaning chemicals, and even lost beer that could have otherwise been sold. The other thing about wastewater – breweries make a lot of it.  Surprisingly, it is their highest volume product, being up toContinue Reading

Craft Brewers are Passionate about Beer, Serious about the Environment

Craft Brewers are Passionate about Beer, Serious about the Environment

  BLOOM Working with Craft Brewers on Sustainable Water Management Solutions Think globally and act locally. That was the take-home message from recent climate change meetings in Paris.  After agreeing to the historic accord, Canada’s environment minister Catherine McKenna said it’s time for all Canadians to roll up their sleeves and pitch in to protectContinue Reading