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Sweden will become the first market where all Coca-Cola products are sold in fully recycled plastic bottles

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  1. Spel
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    All locally produced Coca-Cola products. A surprising amount are produced elsewhere, in particular in The Netherlands, even when they’re products that only exist on the Swedish market.

    All locally produced Coca-Cola products. A surprising amount are produced elsewhere, in particular in The Netherlands, even when they’re products that only exist on the Swedish market.

    4 votes
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    HoolaBoola
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    Are plastic bottles better than, say, aluminium cans? I mean, if we assume that the bottles and cans end up in the trash, then I'd assume so. But if Sweden implements (or has already, I don't...

    Are plastic bottles better than, say, aluminium cans?

    I mean, if we assume that the bottles and cans end up in the trash, then I'd assume so. But if Sweden implements (or has already, I don't know) a bottle returning system not unlike the Finnish one, is there any difference in environmental impact?

    2 votes
    1. Spel
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      Oh, right, that’s another thing that is misleading here. It’s only products that already currently use PET, so bottles from 0.5 litre to 2 litres. (and yes, the same return system is already in...

      Oh, right, that’s another thing that is misleading here. It’s only products that already currently use PET, so bottles from 0.5 litre to 2 litres.

      (and yes, the same return system is already in use for aluminium cans)

      2 votes
  3. Blam
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    I'm curious, what's the (re-)recyclability of a bottle from recycle sourced bottles?

    I'm curious, what's the (re-)recyclability of a bottle from recycle sourced bottles?

    2 votes