What makes a Clean World?

Monday, February 8th, 2016

cleanworld

We are committed to A Clean World in which waste and carbon emissions will be reduced within the business and across the agricultural value chain and distribution network, as well as divert a high proportion of brewery waste from landfill and create new value from waste. We have committed to a 30% total value chain carbon footprint reduction by 2020, while also continuing to reduce the amount of waste that end up in landfills.

In order to reduce our impact on the environment, we have employed a zero waste policy that we stick to by encouraging the following actions:

  • Reduce
  • Reuse
  • Recycle

We have tied financial incentives to the reduction of waste in our supply chain, to ensure that every employee is encouraged to maintain our sustainability practices. Some of the ways in which we are contributing to waste reduction are:

  • Reusing spent grain for animal feed
  • Using our filtration mediums in compost or cement
  • Using waste water to produce fertiliser or energy

Recycling broken bottles to make new ones

Comments

comments

Related Posts

Kickstart-Ignite-Blog-Thumb

Kickstart igniting the youth

The movement towards ending the prevalence of youth unemployment in South Africa is currently underway and another organisation which has […]

480x480

SAB KickStart Boost 2016

The SAB KickStart programme was launched in May 1995 and has grown to become one of South Africa’s leading youth […]

beeragriculture

SAB and agriculture

It’s a hot Saturday afternoon. You walk to the fridge and take out a cold one. A big sip and […]

Connect

Related articles

In-Their-Words-Feature

In Their Words

We have come to the end of the first phase of what has been an illustrious journey. The #BeTheMentor movement […]

The Movement Is Yours

You’re a mentor! Now what? You have watched our TV ad, visited our site and signed up to Be The […]

How to say cheers

How to say “Cheers!” in a different way this Festive Season

Beer culture in a Sociable World How to say “Cheers!” the South African way Because South Africa has 11 official […]

Beer personalities

What your choice of beer says about you

Beer Culture in a Sociable World People consciously choose to drink beer for specific reasons. Maybe it’s grounded in taste, […]

Blog_Feature_Entrepreneur_PairingBeerWithFood

Not Sure How to Pair Your Food and Beer?

When many people think about beer, all kinds of sporting events come to mind. Some think of nights out, while […]