20 Jun '15, 8am

Coca-Cola Gets Sustainable With its 100-Percent Plant-Based Bottle

Coca-Cola Gets Sustainable With its 100-Percent Plant-Based Bottle

We rarely read any great news about about Coca-Cola . But earlier this month, the company announced that it’s doing something pretty rad: it’s unveiling a 100-percent plant-based bottle. The company made its big announcement at the World-Expo in Milan. According to Business Wire, Coca-Cola has created the world’s first PET plastic bottle that is made from 100 percent plant-based materials . Coca-Cola plans to use the PlantBottle packaging to reflect the company’s new vision. That vision is all about pushing sustainable boundaries, and using groundbreaking technology. This plant-based packaging may allow more companies to stop using traditional packaging, which is made from fossil fuels. How is this new packaging made? It’s pretty cool, really. “PlantBottle packaging uses patented technology that converts natural sugars found in plants into the ingredients for making PET pl...

Full article: http://ecosalon.com/coca-cola-gets-sustainable-with-its-1...

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