Probably the world’s first paper beer bottle?

Carlsberg has revealed two prototypes for innovative paper beer bottles to help reduce the amount of waste it generates

Tennent’s pours £14 million of new funding into green initiatives

The Scottish beermaker has not only committed to going entirely carbon-neutral by 2025 but has also pledged to go 100% plastic-free in this timeframe

Plastic six-packs ‘now fully-recyclable in UK’

Beverage packing producer Hi-Cone and recycling firm TerraCycle have teamed up to provide a service allowing consumers to send in the plastic packaging to be turned into new products

Stella Artois, Budweiser and Bud Light brands go plastic-free

Budweiser Brewing Group has invested in £6.3 million of new equipment at its breweries in South Wales and Lancashire to produce greener packaging options

Beer, tea and mental health – they’re all affected by climate change!

This year’s Green GB Week – designed to raise understanding of how businesses and the public can contribute to tackling climate change – is running from 4th to 8th November

Corona says screw waste with stackable new cans

The beer brand says the innovation could end the use of environmentally-damaging plastic rings

Flour Power beer
Friends of the Earth turns to Flour Power to save the planet

The environmental activism group has teamed up with a brewer and a beer producer to create a new climate-friendly beer made of waste bread

Guiness
Guinness goes green with plastic-free packaging

Drinks giant Diageo says plastic ring carriers and shrink wrap will be also removed from packs of Harp, Rockshore and Smithwick’s beers

Bread and beer
Could a new beer be the best thing since sliced bread?

Toast Ale brews its Pale Ale, Craft Lager, Session IPA and American Pale Ale using unsold loaves and unused crusts that would otherwise be binned

Heineken brews up water reduction pledge

It has set out its ‘Every Drop’ water ambitions in support of the UN Sustainable Development goals