13 Sep '11, 12am

All Coca-Cola bottles to be made from recycled plastic & plant-based materials by 2020 (via @BusinessGreen) #Coke #green

Bottles made from a mixture of plant material and recycled plastic are the latest addition to Coca-Cola's sustainable product line. The company yesterday released the first of more than 200 million PlantBottle packages to hit UK shelves this year, as part of a global rollout comprising more than five million packs across 20 countries. FURTHER READING Coke's £15m deal aims to double UK recycled plastic output US food and beverage firms to cut 2.5 billion pounds of packaging The 500ml bottles developed with the WWF are made of up to 22.5 per cent bioethanol from sugarcane and up to 25 per cent recycled polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plastic. First launched in Denmark in 2009, seven brands use the new bottle, including Coke, Diet Coke and Coke Zero. The company has been looking to increase its use of renewable and recycled materials, and has targeted making all its plastic ...

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