Beer Will Be Made from Wastewater in US

29.01.2015

While here in St. Petersburg we merge treated wastewater into the Gulf of Finland (and we clean 98.5% of all wastewater), Americans have found a more profitable usage. The idea of ​​making beer from drains was born in one of the private US companies specializing in wastewater treatment. The company appealed with this proposal to the brewery Oregon Brew Crew, and it has already developed a recipe for beer.

Beer Will Be Made from Wastewater in US

Most likely beverages will be available in April, after approval by the local health department. Still treated wastewater in the United States was allowed to be used for irrigation of farmland. However, the «waste» beer authors believe that the attitude to the purified water should be changed. And it is better to make it in a good company with a glass of beer! At the same time this initiative will attract public attention to the problems of respect for the water.