Coca-Cola Unveils PlantBottle

Posted on June 5, 2015

Coca-Cola PlantBottle

Coca-Cola unveiled its new PlantBottle. The PET plastic bottle is made entirely from plant materials. The bottle was unveiled at the World Expo in Milan.

Nancy Quan, Global Research and Development Officer for Coca-Cola, says in a statement, "Today is a pioneering milestone within our Company's packaging portfolio. Our vision was to maximize game-changing technology, using responsibly sourced plant-based materials to create the globe's first fully recyclable PET plastic bottle made entirely from renewable materials. We are delighted to unveil the first bottles here at World Expo - a world-class exhibition where sustainable innovation is celebrated."

Coca-Cola has a website about its PlantBottle technology here.

Photo: Coca-Cola