Helping Our Customers Reduce Their Carbon Footprint
Sustainability is critically important. That’s why it’s at the core of what we do. One of our solution’s primary benefits is that it reduces the miles empty kegs travel. When you own your own kegs, every time you ship them out you need to ship empty kegs back the same distance. With MicroStar, you ship full kegs out but then the emptied kegs stay close to your distributors to be used by another nearby MicroStar customer. That means less fossil fuel consumption and lower greenhouse gas emissions compared to owning your own kegs or leasing kegs.
What Our Customers Have Accomplished So Far
By collaborating, our customers have reduced their freight-related greenhouse gas emissions by over 3.3 million kg CO2e according to a recent study by John Heckman, Ph.D with PE International. That's equivalent to approximately: