CRAFT BREWERS CONFERENCE SUSTAINABILITY SEMINAR OVERVIEW: “Building a Returnable Bottle Market” Panel

February 26, 2018Press

Brewers Association Forum: Online Discussion Board February 26, 2018 Description: Our panel of craft brewers, returnable bottle innovators, and glass industry experts will take you through inspiring updates, data and the leadership craft brewing is taking in building this Returnable Bottle Market! So what’s up with returnable glass bottles and craft brewing? Here’s what’s up…… Read More

KTVN Channel 2 News: Beers 4 Bottles Event Coverage

February 23, 2018Press

‘Beers 4 Bottles’ Event Encourages People to Recycle Glass Bottles Posted: Feb 23, 2018 10:15 AM PSTUpdated: Feb 23, 2018 10:36 AM PST By Jaimie Hays Great Basin Brewing is teaming up with a non-profit aimed to get residents to recycle and reuse their glass bottles. Conscious Container is a refillable – returnable glass bottle start-up partnering with… Read More

January 2018 Newsletter

January 1, 2018Newsletters

Northern Nevada Events & Pilot and more…                      Join our Beers 4 Bottles Events & Fundraisers at Great Basin Brewing Taps & Tanks in Reno… Incentive Based Pilot & Events Launched in Northern Nevada Happy REFILL Year to All!!!      Always want to start with a big ‘Thank You’ to… Read More

December 2017 Newsletter

December 1, 2017Newsletters

Winter Highlights, Events and Press Coverage!! Reno News & Review article photo taken at Great Basin Brewery in front of collected cases of empty bottles to be cleaned and refilled!! Keep Saving & Dropping-Off Your Empty Craft Beer Bottles!!! Wow!!! Our deepest thanks and gratitude to everyone who continues to save and drop off empty craft… Read More

BREWER MAGAZINE: How Bottle Sharing Programs Help Boost Sustainability

September 29, 2017Press

How Bottle Sharing Programs Help Boost Sustainability With key points like diverting glass from from landfills, helping to eliminate the energy to manufacture new bottles and lessening the demands for mining silica and sodium to make new bottles, Nevada’s Great Basin Brewing is looking for a new way to be more green. Working with Conscious Container, Great… Read More

Two Regional Collection Pilots Up and Running…

September 24, 2017Blog

After our business launch on Earth Day 2017 we had to begin setting up collection locations for conscious individuals to drop-off their craft beer bottles for reuse. North Tahoe/Truckee Region Our first Collection Pilot launch in June and covers the North Tahoe/Truckee region of Northern California. We have established eight collection locations throughout the region… Read More