RENO NEWS & REVIEW: Bottle it up

November 17, 2017News

According to the Beer Institute, Americans consume an average of 32 gallons of beer every year. (To no one’s surprise, Nevada tops the list at 44 gallons per year. California is more restrained, below the nation’s average, at 26 gallons per year.) Read full article.

Two Regional Collection Pilots Up and Running…

September 24, 2017Uncategorized

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

Tahoe & Reno Earth Day Launch!!

March 18, 2017News

Conscious Container is launching our reuse collection pilot program this weekend at two locations: Saturday April 22: Tahoe Truckee Earth Day at Squaw Valley   11am – 5pm   (Booth 4) Sunday April 23: Reno Earth Day at Idlewild Park   10am – 6pm   (Booth 54) Come on over and visit our booth to learn more … Read More

Craft Bottle Reuse: Bayern Brewing

March 15, 2017News

Bayern Introduction In spring of 2016 I met Bayern Brewery brewmaster Thorsten Geuer at the annual Craft Brewers Convention in Philadelphia. Thorsten made a ‘sustainability’ presentation about how local Missoula residents brought used craft beer bottles to Bayern’s brewery for washing and refilling… to the tune of over 700,000 bottles a year!! This is impressive … Read More