Recognition

2016 Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) Platinum, Mills River Brewery
US Green Building Council

2015 Sustainable Business of the Year
Sacramento Area Sustainable Business Council

2015 NC Green Travel – Breweries, Mills River Brewery
North Carolina Environmental Quality

2014 Corporate Energy Management Award-Region V
Association of Energy Engineers

2013 Platinum Zero Waste Certification, Chico Brewery
US Zero Waste Business Council

2013 Corporate Sustainability Award
NorCal Chapter of the Association of Energy Engineers

2012 Outstanding Closing the Loop Commitment
California Resource Recovery Association

2011 Gold Achievement Award - Organic Materials Reduction
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

2001-2011 WRAP (Waste Reduction Award Program)
State of California

2010 Green Business of the Year
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency-Region 9

2010-2011 Most Cycle-Friendly Place to Work in Chico
City of Chico

2009 Sustainable Plant of the Year
Food Engineering Magazine

2009-2015 Bicycle-Friendly Business (Silver)
League of American Bicyclists

2008 Clean & Green Award
PG&E®, New California 100

2008 Flex Your PowerSM Award
State of California

2008 Zero Waste Achievement Award
California Resource Recovery Association

2008 Climate Action Champion Award
California Climate Action Registry

2005 Governor’s Environmental and Economic Leadership Award for Sustainable Practices
Governor of California