Bottled water (UK): Brecon Carreg reawarded Ethical Accreditation by The Good Shopping Guide | Jun 26, 2018 | Ethical Accreditation | 0 comments Brecon Carreg is a bottled water brand that consistently ranks at the top of the ethical company index. Based in the UK and known for setting ambitious environmental targets, the natural mineral water company is one of only two bottled water brands to be awarded Ethical Accreditation. Based in the heart of Wales, where they source and bottle their water from the Brecon Beacons National Park, the company is a close-knit team of 30 who share a genuine passion for the countryside that produces their water. We work continuously on making our bottles lighter as part of our sustainable packaging policy. In the last 15 years, we’ve reduced the weight of our bottles by 30% #RBweek @BITCCymrupic.twitter.com/LnafnNFTuo — Brecon Carreg (@BreconWater) April 25, 2018 Committed to sustainability, Brecon Carreg strives to limit their environmental and carbon footprints through 100% green energy usage at their factories. They also use 100% recyclable packaging, and have been focused on reducing the weight of their packaging by 30% over the last 15 years. PET bottles are also produced on site, reducing road miles. We’re extremely proud to be a CO2 neutral company. Our next goal? To be carbon neutral by 2020. An ambitious objective but something we are already working on in several areas. Read how we plan to do it here https://t.co/V1eBPtiMxX #RBweek @BITCCymru — Brecon Carreg (@BreconWater) April 24, 2018 This year, Brecon Carreg has been shortlisted for Responsible SME of the Year Award at The Business in the Community Cymru Awards, which identify and showcase employers from across Wales that are developing talent, creating stronger links with communities, engaging with schools, reducing environmental impacts, encouraging well-being and having an impact through volunteering. We’re extremely pleased to announce that Brecon Carreg has successfully reattained Ethical Accreditationfor another year, scoring an 89 ECI in our latest ethical shopping rankings. You can learn more about the brand by visiting their website. You can also follow them on Twitter (@BreconWater).