Presentation on theme: "MillerCoors Golden Brewery Sustainability Improvement MillerCoors Golden Brewery Sustainability Improvement. Energy Water Waste to Landfill Julie Smith,"— Presentation transcript:
MillerCoors Golden Brewery Sustainability Improvement MillerCoors Golden Brewery Sustainability Improvement. Energy Water Waste to Landfill Julie Smith, PE, MS Plant Optimization Engineer Utilities/Technical Services
Corporate Sustainability Goals Energy Usage of 120 MJ/HL by 2015 Electricity Steam Vehicle Fuel Water Usage of 3.18 HL/HL by 2012 Zero Waste to Landfill by 2015 CO 2 Self-Sufficiency of 85% by 2015 50% Reduction in Green House Gas by 2020 Why Sustainability? Customer Demand Continue our Business Save Money Marketing Responsibility for Future Generations!
Plant Air Opportunities Leaks Operations Compression Equipment Set Points Small Projects Cabinet Cooling/Pressure Air Shut-Off on Equipment not Operating Low Pressure Uses Condensate Drains Pneumatic Valves and Equipment Large Projects Decentralization Distribution Headers
Condensate Return Benefits Cost Energy Waste Treatment Water Treatment Where is it Going? Sewer Stack Steam Leaks
Savings Opportunities – Water and Wastewater Save Water = Save Energy! “Low Hanging Fruit” Leaks Controls Nozzles Team Work/Process Optimization Problem Solving Broom Not Hose CIP Times Cleaning Machines Dry Lube Seal Water Quality/Efficiency Projects Re-Use Once-Through Cooling Water Empty Can Rinse Water Reject Can Conveyance
Waste to Landfill Currently ReUse or Recycle >98% of Total Waste Spent Grain Yeast Ethanol Still Glass Cans Single Stream Industrial (Paper, Cardboard, Stretch Wrap, Metal) Still, 100 Ton/Month to Landfill (2010) Goal – Zero Waste in 3 years (or pretty close) Sort, Label, Color Code Optimize Collection Source Reduction
Co-Products Golden Brewery Bill Coors: “Waste is Just a Resource Out of Place” Yeast – 12 MM LBS/year Fuel Grade Ethanol – 2.5 MM gal/year Spent Grain – 400 MM LBS/year All sold locally Grain Dust Malting Malt Storage Grain Load-Out Brew House
Pavilion at Investment Recovery Employee Sales / Beer Trailer YOU’RE INVITED TO HELP US MAKE AN IMPACT! As a first step to make the Golden Brewery “The Largest Zero-Waste-to-Landfill Brewery in the World”, we need your help to: sort recyclables from the trash created at the brewery paint examples of our new standardized color-coding system of lugers/dumpsters draw up facts about trash and recycling at our brewery to create a great display RSVP on the Volunteer Website (https://www.millercoorsvolunteers.com)https://www.millercoorsvolunteers.com What: Operation Zero Waste CARE & Volunteer Event When: Thursday, Sept. 15th Sorting: 7am – 8:30am 8:30 am – 10am Visit and learn: 1pm – 4pm Where: Pavilion at Investment Recovery What to bring: Pants, long sleeved shirt, PPE (bump-cap, steel-toes, safety-vest, and Kevlar gloves)
Culture – What is Culture? Definitions: 1.The quality in a person or society that arises from a concern for what is regarded as excellent in arts, letters, manners, scholarly pursuits, etc. 2.That which is excellent in the arts, manners, etc. 3.A particular form or stage of civilization, as that of a certain nation or period: Greek culture. 4.Development or improvement of the mind by education or training. 5.The behaviors and beliefs characteristic of a particular social, ethnic, or age group: the youth culture; the drug culture.
Culture Elements for Success Leadership Green Teams Education Communication Recognition Projects Score Cards
Culture – Green Teams Golden Green Team – CARE “Committed to Active Responsibility for the Environment” Established 2006 Lunch and Learn Education Recycling Brown Bag Movies Movie Library Volunteer Opportunities Clear Creek Watershed Recycling Audit Holiday Meal – Zero Waste Bin Stewards
Top Priorities & Assigned Leads Brewery Priorities & Sustainability Team Effort Impact