Gallery: America’s Favorite Sustainable Craft Breweries of 2012

 

Harpoon Brewery, Boston, MA

Boston's Harpoon Brewery is dedicated to being a good neighbor and as such was awarded the Boston Green Business Award in the spring of 2012. To achieve that, they have a number of energy efficient strategies in place like, motion sensors and more energy-efficient chiller and freezers. Their spent grain is given to local farmers rather than sent to the landfill and brewery waste water is treated on site. They also recently installed a new cogen system to increase the facility's efficiency. Learn more about what Harpoon is doing to reduce their impact here.

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