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Brewery Vivant is known for its Belgian-Franco inspired beer line up and its elevated pub food (duck confit nachos, charcuterie board featuring pâté and headcheese). It is also recognized in the community for its commitment to sustainable practices, as a recipient of the 2013 Local Motion Sustainability Award for Up & Coming Business. Since its founding in 2010, Brewery Vivant has held itself accountable to goals centered on the Triple Bottom Line (economic prosperity, environmental integrity, and social equity). The annual release of the Beer the change... report draws attention to thoughtful sustainability in a world driven by buzzwords.
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Brewery Vivant becomes first LEED certified commercial brewery in the United States

Brewery Vivant was awarded LEED Silver (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) designation for their sustainably designed microbrewery and pub located in the East Hills neighborhood of Grand Rapids.  The environmentally conscious business becomes the first commercial brewery to achieve such designation which is governed by the Washington DC Based USGBC (United States Green Building Council).
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