On average, our plastic bottles are made of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plastic – 25% recycled and 75% virgin PET. Coca-Cola European Partners are committed to increasing the amount of recycled plastic to 50% by 2020.
Some bottles, such as our Honest and GLACÉAU Smartwater bottles, are partially made with PlantBottle™; the first-ever fully recyclable PET plastic.
Our cans are made of 42% recycled aluminium and 56% new aluminium.
Our glass bottles are made of 47% recycled glass and 53% new glass.
Coca-ColaEuropean Partners using biodegradable material or other greener alternatives to plastic?
- What is the new Government’s Soft Drinks Tax?
Coca-Colaabsorbing the cost of the tax?
What is the
Coca-Colasystem doing about litter?
- Why are you only increasing the amount of recycled plastic to 50% and not 100%?