Water & Beer

A practical online platform to support craft brewers with the Ins, Outs and In-Betweens of Water Management.

NEW VIDEO! Sawdust City Brewing Talking About Craft Beer, Community and Water

Sawdust City Brewing is a provincial leader in water stewardship practices. In this video, Rick Dalmazzi and Sam Corbeil talk about the growth of Ontario’s craft beer industry, the symbiotic relationship with their local community, and the importance for craft brewers to adopt innovative water and resource management practices.

NEW VIDEO! Water Innovation Celebration Event at Sawdust City

In September 2017, more than 40 key stakeholders from Ontario’s craft beer eco-system gathered at Sawdust City Brewing: to recognize Sawdust as a leader in water stewardship; and to celebrate the 1st ever installation of an innovative, decentralized wastewater treatment system known as BruClean. This successful project is part of BLOOM’s Water & Beer initiative with the Ontario Craft Brewers association.

NEW VIDEO! Insights on Craft Brewery Water and Wastewater Management

A candid conversation with Darren Smith of Lake of Bays Brewing Co. on the importance of water and wastewater management in Ontario’s craft beer sector.

Sight Glass

New Case Study!

Better Water Management Starts with Getting to ‘Know the Operation’

Craft Brewers Know the Importance of Water Management




This project is supported through Growing Forward 2, a federal-provincial-territorial initiative.