Business Information
Name of Organization: 
River Horse Brewing Company
Organization Type: 
Business Description: 
River Horse Brewing Company is one of the largest craft breweries in New Jersey, focusing on great beer with fresh and natural ingredients. The brewery offers weekend tours and tastings, meanwhile gives back to the local community through beer and merchandise donations, and by hosting charity events.
Contact Person: 
Andrea Whaley
Title: 
Office Manager
Business Location: 
River Horse Brewing Company
2 Graphics Drive
08628 Ewing , NJ
United States
40° 16' 34.9572" N, 74° 47' 45.6144" W
Phone: 
609-883-0890
Email: 
info@riverhorse.com
Number of Employees: 
30
Website: 
www.riverhorse.com
Date: 
Thursday, September 15, 2016
Renewable Energy
Description of Action: 
8000 sq. ft. of solar panels on brewery roof.
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Waste Recycling
Description of Action: 
Glass and cardboard recycling dumpster.
Water Conservation
Description of Action: 
During the brewing process, cold water is used to cool boiled, un-fermented beer from 212 F to 70 F. This cool water is heated during the process and collected in our hot water tank for use in the next brew.
Gallons Saved: 
800 000
Money Saved: 
2,200
Identify Sustainability Leader
Description of Action: 
Chris Rakow is the lead of sustainability at River Horse. On a daily basis, Chris oversees efficiency and sustainability practices at the brewery.
Support the Well-Being of Your Employees
Description of Action: 
Shift scheduling does not allow any employee to work alone in case of an emergency.
Support Community Initiatives
Description of Action: 
Donate over 100 cases to over 100 charities every year.
Be Prepared for Emergencies
Description of Action: 
RPZ, or back flow preventers, are installed throughout the brewery to prevent process back flow into the township water system.