Britain’s brewing and pub industry is innovative, ambitious and a sector fit for the future, progressing sustainability is a key pillar of our work alongside our members.

We are at a pivotal moment, with an opportunity to protect our planet. Our breweries and pubs have an important part to play in this.

We support our members on their net zero journeys, provide guidance on key waste and packaging policies, and engage with Government on the important role they have to play in ensuring our breweries and pubs can meet sustainability targets for the good of our planet.

Packaging & Waste
Information and guidance on Deposit Return Schemes (DRS), Packaging Recycling Notes (PRNs) & Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR).
The Road to Net Zero
Supporting our members on a journey to reduce emissions, through bespoke tools and tailored guidance for our sector.
Brewing Green

Our sector is committed to reducing its environmental impact and in playing a direct role in tackling the impact of climate change. Our members are leading the way in creating and innovating when it comes to sustainable operations.

To support their work, we launched Brewing Green, to define commitments and objectives focused on making breweries and pubs as sustainable as possible.

Energy saving guidance for publicans

Run a pub and want to reduce your energy usage? This guidance outlines methods for energy efficiency and carbon reduction. 

Read the guidance