Sustainability North Presents at 2018 Alberta Small Brewers Convention



With more than 500 people that attended and over 300 Alberta craft beers entered in the awards competition, the convention was a huge success. As Alberta looks to diversify its economy, the craft beer industry, which has doubled its size over the past two years with almost 80 breweries, is working to be a contributor. Water, waste and energy are key elements in the sustainability equation that can play a key role in improving the bottom line, reducing environmental footprints and attracting customers.

Fifty Shades of Green in Craft Beer

Shocks to Canada’s Natural Resource Sector

resource sector


Major natural resources projects scuttled by government and the courts. Overdue to more carefully consider a better balance, symmetry aside, of natural resource benefits and natural capital for a broader cross section of our a CDN populace. Read more




The Why and How of Sustainability in your

Brewery’s Brand

We recently ran a brief poll to evaluate the level of awareness and application of sustainability in the craft beer industry. Participants provided valuable insight to better enable craft brewery operations to advance sustainability into the future. A sampling of the results from the ten questions are presented in: Fifty Shades of Green in Craft Beer


Struggling to get buy-in for sustainability in your organization?

Then this seminar is for you – The Business Case for Sustainability with Bob Willard. May 29, 2017 2:30 – 4:30 pm. Innovate Calgary, 3553-31 Street NW, Calgary The International Society of Sustainability Professionals (ISSP) Alberta is pleased to present this unique opportunity to come out to hear one of Canada’s foremost authorities on corporate sustainability. The seminar will review the principles in building a business case for sustainability and lend a first-hand introduction of Bob Willard’s online ‘Sustainability ROI Workbook’. The learning objective for the event is to develop a better understanding of the compelling business reasons for sustainability to support the need for corporate action on environmental and social issues, while improving upon financial performance of a company. Learn More and Register Today issp-logo