Craft Breweries

Craft breweries is a fast growing industry sector in the United States and Pennsylvania.One key to their sustainability and success is learning how to operate them in a way that will save money while reducing their environmental footprint.
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Resources:

Download the Brewer’s Association’s best practice guidance manuals for a more in-depth guide about sustainability

Use the Brewer’s Association’s sustainability benchmarking tools to track your brewery’s monthly performance

Visit the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Green Business Guide or tips for Energy Efficiency

ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager – free online tool to track and manage energy, water, and waste.

Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency (DSIRE) – comprehensive state-by-state resource for energy related incentives & policies

PAPowerSwitch – allows you to choose your electric generation provider in Pennsylvania

EPA Smart Steps to Sustainability 2.0 – published by EPA Small Business Office to help small businesses move beyond compliance and into sustainable practices