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Angry Erik Brewing 2022

Business Information
Name of Organization: 
Angry Erik Brewing
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Business Description: 
Opened in 2014 by husband & wife team, Heide & Erik, Angry Erik Brewing strives to make a constant variety of beer to quench every craft beer lover's thirst for the next new brew! Unique culinary ideas & fresh ingredients are masterfully combined to create delicious ales that surprise and delight your palate.
Contact Person: 
Heide Hassing
Business Location: 
Angry Erik Brewing
2 Camre Drive
07860 Newton , NJ
United States
41° 5' 44.6424" N, 74° 44' 7.8108" W
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Renewal Date: 
Tuesday, August 16, 2022
Waste Reduction
Description of Action: 
Angry Erik Brewing has a centralized inventory control system to prevent over ordering which is updated regularly. Angry Erik Brewing has reusable silverware for employee lunches. Angry Erik Brewing is passionate about reusing paper for scrap paper and has a designated drawer for scrap paper. Angry Erik Brewing sends out their Quarterly newsletter via email instead of regular mail to reduce paper.
Waste Reuse
Waste Recycling
Description of Action: 
Our facility recycles paper, cardboard, wooden pallets, plastic containers, and glass containers in clearly marked containers. We recycle these products through our county recycling center. We also recycle packaging materials such as boxes, bubble wrap and newspapers for our own shipping use.
Food Waste
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Description of Action: 
The spent grain we create during the brewing process is collected by a local Sussex County farmer and used as feed for his dairy cows.
Water Conservation
Description of Action: 
During the brewing process, we save 19,200 gallons of water per year by re-using the water used to cool down our wort to clean our tanks and equipment.
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Serve Customers with Disabilities
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Our staff is trained to welcome all customers into our brewery, regardless of disability. Service animals are welcome into our facility. Paper and pen are available in case a customer is unable to hear or speak. Handicap parking and ramps make our building accessible. A self-guided, written tour is available for those who cannot walk through our brewhouse to tour the facility.
Support Community Initiatives
Description of Action: 
Angry Erik Brewing is a continuing member of the New Jersey Highlands Coalition whose mission is to protect, restore and enhance the water and other natural & cultural resources of the New Jersey Highlands.
Adopt a Cause or Project in your Community
Description of Action: 
Each year, Angry Erik Brewing supports a variety of charitable organizations. In particular, we host a coat drive every winter for the homeless in our community. We also host a pint-raiser every Memorial Day Weekend when $1 for every pint sold is donated to a local veterans organization.
Shop Local
Description of Action: 
Angry Erik Brewing actively supports local farmers and industry by using NJ Fresh ingredients whenever possible. We have used local maple syrup, honey, Jalapenos, rhubarb, hops, and herbs in our recipes.
Finished Application: 
Member Since: 
Thursday, August 16, 2018