PepsiCo’s plant-based bottles

Plant-Based Bottles by PepsiCo and Coke are Plastic

June 20, 2011 / 1 Comment

Extremely sorry to let you know that we can’t rely on plant-based PET bottles to solve our plastic woes any more. Some recent reports indicate that Coca-Cola and PepsiCo's plant-based bottles are just the very same plastic. The companies have merely replaced the fossil fuels (petroleum and natural gas) traditionally used to make their plastic bottles with ethanol from renewable sources ...