The Diageo Sustainable Solutions programme aims to foster innovation and collaboration between companies to address supply chain sustainability challenges. The aim of which is to develop solutions and technology to support the sustainable growth of the brewing and distillery industries.

This competition focuses on the following areas:

  1. Energy – low carbon heat for distilling and brewing
  2. Water – water stress mitigation in production facilities
  3. Circularity – sustainable glass bottle design
  4. Agriculture – smallholder farm resource efficiency

Funding rate:

The competition will award up to £100,000 to successful applications for pilot projects.


The closing date for applications is 16 December 2020.

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