Ontario Brewery recognized for sustainability efforts

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Bench Brewery, located in Lincoln, Ontario has won the Sustainability Initiative award at the Canadian Brewers Choice Awards for their sustainability efforts. Bench reduces its environmental footprint by recycling 100% of its brewing wastewater and using residual organics from the water treatment as fertilizer and spent grains to use as livestock feed for local farmers. Upwards of 30,000 litres a day are reused for purposes such as irrigating the brewery’s hops field or providing irrigation for neighbouring farms. Read more.

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