News : Portsmouth Brewery makes New Year's resolution to trim waste

Jan 5, 2010

Featured in the Portsmouth Herald

 Anyone who's been to the Portsmouth Brewery on a Friday or Saturday night can appreciate what a busy restaurant looks like. Particularly during the summers, it's not uncommon to be waiting in line down Market Street for up to an hour for the brew pub's libations and eats.

But after you and the hundred or so other patrons have filled up on beer and food, what happens with all those leftovers — the scraps that are too much to finish, but too little to save for tomorrow's lunch? Until recently, much of it would simply end up in a landfill. But 2010 is set to find the Brewery making good on a new and ambitious resolution: to compost all food waste and turn their entire restaurant into a zero-waste facility. Read the full story here!