Carlsberg Group joins the PEFerence consortium and deepens collaboration with Avantium

Carlsberg consolidates its partnership with Avantium. The partners will work on developing several PEF applications together with the other partners in the PEFerence consortium. Carlsberg has decided to join the PEFerence consortium as a partner in the development of the biobased PEF material. This new partnership underpins Carlsberg’s commitment to sustainable development, and our targets to achieve 0 carbon emissions at our breweries, and reduce the value chain carbon footprint with 30% by 2030. “We are always looking for partnerships and innovations that can help us make our business and…

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Carlsberg Group announces innovative partnership to protect shared water resources in India

Carlsberg Group announces partnership with Desolenator to create clean drinking water for a town of 4,000 in the Sundarbans in West Bengal, India. Carlsberg Group announces partnership with Desolenator, the world’s first solar thermal sustainable water purification technology, to create clean drinking water for a town of 4,000, in the Sundarbans in West Bengal, India. The Sundarbans, West Bengal, has been hard hit by climate change and water scarcity. The situation has been compounded in 2020 by COVID-19 and Cyclone Amphan, with water being trucked into some areas. The sustainable…

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Carlsberg Group cuts carbon by 30% since 2015 in good sustainability progress

The Carlsberg Group reported solid progress towards the sustainability targets of its Together Towards ZERO programme, emphasising the importance of collaboration with local partners and global experts across the value chain. In 2019, the Group achieved a 30% reduction in relative carbon emissions at its breweries since 2015 (13% since 2018), with 56% of electricity from renewable sources and a total of five carbon-neutral sites running on renewable energy only. The Group also delivered a 12% reduction in relative water consumption since 2015 and announced a major investment in water-recycling…

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Carlsberg Group’s 2017 Sustainability Report shows good progress in Together Towards ZERO

The Carlsberg Group’s 2017 Sustainability Report shows good progress of the Group’s new sustainability programme, Together Towards ZERO. Headline results include a 16% reduction in carbon emissions and a 6% reduction in water use since 2015, as well as the elimination of coal as a source of energy at nine breweries in China. Launched in June 2017, Together Towards ZERO calls for strong action in the face of complex sustainability challenges such as climate change, access to water resources and public health concerns. It consists of four major ambitions –…

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Carlsberg Launches Young Scientists Community in Davos

At the World Economic Forum in Davos, the Carlsberg Group announced the launch of a Young Scientists Community aimed at addressing some of the world’s major challenges around climate change and water scarcity. The Community is being launched with a consumer-engaging job posting under the heading “The best job for the world. Probably”. The Carlsberg Group is looking for the world’s brightest young postdocs to work in a community of scientists, including postdoc fellows, experts, universities and laboratories such as the Carlsberg Research Laboratory. The Community offers an amazing opportunity…

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