Wetherspoon to offer 99p pints to tackle beer waste from the new national lockdown

The pub giant aims to clear its stocks before the four-week lockdown closure

Bottoms up! Thousands of litres of expired beer fuel wastewater treatment plant in Australia

By adding around 150,000 litres of expired beer to the plant’s digester, a water utility was able to generate enough biogas to power 1,200 homes

Risk of beer shortages as carbon dioxide supplies from ethanol plants runs low

The Renewable Fuels Association has warned economic damage will ‘go far beyond the ethanol sector’

BrewDog offers company equity in return for can-recycling efforts

The company says its new sustainability strategy aims to ensure it has ‘a planet to make beer for in the future’

Marston’s to phase out 500,000 plastic bottles from its hotels

The firm will remove single-use plastic water bottles and plastic cups from its Inns estate by the end of 2019

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