International Beer Day and the Science Behind the Amber Liquid

International Beer Day

August 2nd, 2019 marks International Beer Day – a day for beer lovers everywhere to raise a toast to their local brewers and bartenders and appreciate the art of the Continue Reading

Terpenes, Insecticide, and a LaCroix Lawsuit

Terpenes

Terpenes, Insecticide, and a LaCroix Lawsuit By Scott Krepich, Food and Environmental Application Scientist Terpenes are a diverse class of organic compounds that can be found in many plants and Continue Reading

Could Alcohol Be Better Than Exercise in the Long Run?

alcohol

A new study led by researchers from University of California, Irvine, found that alcohol intake might have more benefits than exercise for older individuals. The study led by neurologist Claudia Continue Reading

Weird News Roundup: Strange Brew Part II

Back in October, we told you about the …unique way Oregon is brewing beer. That’s not the only way alcohol has grasped our attention recently.

Toilet to Tap beer: How Oregon is Recycling Wastewater

In April, an Oregon wastewater treatment operator challenged local home brewers to create a delicious beer from four ingredients… Not so hard, right?