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Apply for Tennessee Sustainable Spirits Program

Sustainable Spirits will hold a formal launch ceremony in July 2019, stay tuned for more details.

Process for Applying:

  • Admission into the Sustainable Spirits program is based on a spirits producer meeting a minimum of  25 operational and facility sustainability activities (which are outlined on the TNSS Sustainability Checklist) as well as submitting annual production and utility data.
  • Once an application for acceptance in the program is received, the sustainability measures will be verified by an on-site review performed by OPSP staff.
  • Following the site visit, OPSP staff will develop a report for the business which details practices in place, and energy and water use ratios (energy/water used per consumption) as well as opportunities for improving facility sustainability measures.

Program Application Materials:

Once you have completed the TNSS Application and Sustainability Checklist, please email the completed version to If you have any questions about the application process, or the program, please reach out to Mark Valencia.