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Old 08-07-2009, 01:34 PM   #1
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Default Beer to water use for average brewery???

Never mind found it - beer to waste water ratio is 1 gallon of beer to 5 to 10 gallons of waste water.


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Old 08-07-2009, 02:21 PM   #2
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I would have guessed less, but I believe that.


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Old 08-07-2009, 03:42 PM   #3
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Much of that is cleanup, more than one would guess.
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Old 08-07-2009, 03:51 PM   #4
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It was in the book "Starting your own Brewery" - yup - cleaning. One of the things you have to check out before openign a brewery.
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I agree with David... I know that some Eco friendly breweries were trying to cut it down to as little as 3... I think it was New Belgium or SN or some place similar


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