Coca-Cola Introduces Paper Bottle Prototype in Online Trial in Hungary

According to a February 11, 2021 news release “… The Coca-Cola Company’s first-ever paper bottle prototype is transitioning from the lab to the marketplace this summer through a limited online trial in Hungary. A run of 2,000 bottles of the plant-based beverage AdeZ will be offered in the pioneering package via e-grocery retailer Kifli.hu. The paper bottle … consists of a paper shell with a recyclable plastic lining and cap …

The technology … is designed to create 100% recyclable bottles made of sustainably sourced wood with a bio-based material barrier capable of resisting liquids, CO2 and oxygen, and suitable for beverages, beauty products and other liquid goods. The ultimate goal is a bottle that can be recycled as paper …” #Coca-Cola #Recycling #PlasticWaste #SingleUsePlastic