Green Tip: drink beer from draft, not bottle or can if given choice.

Via Waylon Lewis
on May 26, 2009
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This may be a short blog, but it’s one of the few that, in the process of writing, will forevvvver change my behavior.

So why’s draft beer not only lighter on your wallet—but on Mother Earth? Click here. Or here. Or here.

Oh, and if you’re looking fto drink an eco-responsible brand, go for Sierra Nevada, Orlio, New Belgium, Upslope or just about any local microbrew will do. Click below for more:

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About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


2 Responses to “Green Tip: drink beer from draft, not bottle or can if given choice.”

  1. Mary says:

    Anyone notice New Belgium on the back cover of Rolling Stone this month? (the one with MJ on the cover! Brilliant.)

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